Stetson Ranked #5 In US News & World Report’s List Of Best Regional Universities

By on September 13, 2016 in WNDB News

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DeLand, FL – Stetson University has been ranked #5 on the US News & World Report’s 2017 List of Best Regional Universities (South).

Stetson was tied for 5th in last years ranking. The new list, which has 132 schools in this category, was released on Tuesday.

Stetson also made it onto several other lists put out by the organization:

  • Best Colleges for Veterans – #5
  • Best Online Graduate Business Programs Excluding MBA – #29
  • Best Online MBA Programs – #84

And US News ranked Stetson’s College of Law 1st for Trial Advocacy and 3rd for legal writing. The university was also ranked #103 on the list of Best Law Schools and #28 on Part-time Law.

“Stetson provides a personalized learning experience to each student, based on top quality faculty and focused on learning outcomes which are enhanced by leadership and mentoring opportunities,” said Stetson President Wendy B. Libby, Ph.D.

“At Stetson, we take pride in being recognized as an academically rigorous institution that places a high value on global citizenship, personal growth and social responsibility,” said Libby. “While we are interested in national rankings, we always encourage prospective students and their parents to visit Stetson for a broader, well-rounded perspective of all that Stetson has to offer.”

The Regional University South Rankings can be found here. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University came in at #12.

Copyright Southern Stone Communications 2016.


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