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U.S. News & World Report has ranked Louisiana Tech University in its highest tier of "National Universities" for the seventh consecutive year, according to its 2018 Best Colleges list released September 12.

The university is now ranked at No. 83 among Best Colleges for Veterans, up seven spots from last year's ranking of No. 90. Howard also made the list of High School Counselors' Top College Picks and as an A+ School for B Students.

USC Aiken was ranked the best regional public college in the South, and the best regional public college for veterans.

The Nebraska College of Business, which recently moved into the new $84 million Howard L. Hawks Hall, moved up three spots in this year's undergraduate business school rankings to No. 45.

"Recognition for UNG and our consistent high-level ranking on this list reflects the quality of our educational experience, as well as the value of a degree from this institution", said President Bonita C. Jacobs.

UC San Diego was ranked as the 42nd best national university, and ninth-best public school. Such universities often offer free or discounted tuition to students considered residents of the state. A report this week by Politico revealed how the rankings create incentives for schools to game the ranking system by favoring wealthier students over less wealthy applicants.

This includes stressing the importance of taking 15 credit hours each semester and encouraging students to take advantage of co-curricular opportunities available like internships and job shadowing, she said. UMPI came in at #3, its highest showing on this list to date.

U.S. News & World Report's annual rankings for graduate programs are issued in the spring. WIU ranks 36th out of 54 Midwestern colleges and universities, and is one of two IL public universities in the rankings.

Employer Reputation is based on 30,000 responses to the QS Employer Survey where institutions report the schools where they source the most competent, innovative, effective graduates. "We are extremely proud of our recent national rankings and remain committed to offering a high-quality, affordable education that prepares our graduates to be civic, professional and military leaders".

In August, Kentucky Wesleyan was recognized by Princeton Review as a "Best in the Southeast" school for the 14th consecutive year.

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