Best Rated Colleges 2010 - Highest Rankings
US News and World Report's annual college ranking survey breaks schools into several academic divisions - National Schools, which are schools with doctoral and research programs, medical schools, and law schools; schools that offer up to a masters' degree; and schools that offer only baccalaureates. To further complicate things, a couple of these categories are subdivided further by geographic region. Here is a sampling of schools that grant masters' degrees and beyond.
Top National Universities
7.University of Pennsylvania
9.University of Chicago
The top schools that offer graduate work to the masters degree level:
Top Colleges Northeast
5.College of New Jersey
8.University of Scranton
9.Rochester Institute of Technology
Top Colleges Southeast
4.James Madison University
6.Loyola University New Orleans
8.Appalachian State University
10.College of Charleston
Top Colleges Midwest
7.John Carroll University
8.Truman State University
10.University of Evansville
Top Colleges West
1.Trinity University, San Antonio
2.Santa Clara University
6.Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
8.University of Redlands
10.University of Portland
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