|The Morning Call, Friday, August 18, 2006
Lehigh Valley colleges were on U.S. News & World Report's latest ranking of top universities and college in the country. DeSales University tied with three other schools at 79th among best universities with master's programs in the north. Kutztown and East Stroudsburg universities ranked among top third-tier schools in the north in the same category. Third-tier schools fall between 86 and 123 in the rankings. Among best national universities, Lehigh University ranked 33rd. Lafayette College ranked 30th among best liberal arts schools in the nation. Muhlenberg College was 74th among best liberal arts colleges. Moravian College was in the third-tier colleges in liberal arts. Third-tier colleges fall between no. 111 and 157 on the list. Cedar Crest ranked 11th among the best comprehensive colleges bachelor's in the north.
Press Release: Area colleges make magazine's top schools' list | Posted on: 8/18/2006
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