This is a timely article. What is the methodology? A questionnaire that college officials fill out? It is in the College’s best interest to have a high ranking because then they can of all things get alumni to donate more! Wow! Reason enough not to trust College Rankings.
Questions to ask:
- What methodology is used?
- Where are they getting their data?
- Does the ranking have a scientific approach?
FYI- Columbia University was rated highly on one of the best colleges to go if you like surfing, over universities in Hawaii and California Wow! Things that make you go hmmmm……..