SUNY Cobleskill has improved its ranking among the top regional colleges in the north on the 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges list released today.
The College placed #17, up from its #28 position last year.
The annual rankings are based on scores given for various college data including faculty-to-student ratio, tuition cost, graduation rate, enrollment and freshman retention rates.
“It is an honor for SUNY Cobleskill to be recognized once again as a destination for higher education throughout the region,” said SUNY Cobleskill President Marion A. Terenzio. “This is an affirmation of the College’s commitment to innovation and quality, as well as to the dedication of its students, faculty and staff.”
“The U.S. News & World Report rankings are a testament to the excellent programs and services provided by faculty and staff across SUNY, and a reminder to our current and future students that SUNY is dedicated to providing them with a highly valuable degree that will serve them well long after graduation,” said SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher. “Congratulations to SUNY Cobleskill on this much-deserved recognition.”