College, Inc.: NRC rankings


Posted at 06:07 PM ET, 10/06/2010

Top doctoral programs in English

In a recent post, I showed an easy way to boil down the difficult new National Research Council doctoral rankings into a simple top-to-bottom list. The NRC ranked doctoral programs for the first time in 15 years. Because of the...

By Daniel de Vise  |  06:07 PM ET, 10/06/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Rankings, Rankings, Rankings | Tags:  JHU doctoral rankings, NRC rankings, PHD rankings, UMD doctoral rankings, UVA doctoral rankings, doctoral rankings

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 09/29/2010

Do-it-yourself doctoral rankings

The higher education community was first elated, then confused, by yesterday's release of definitive but almost indecipherable rankings of doctoral programs by the National Research Council. It's the first time in 15 years the nation's Ph.D. programs have seen themselves...

By Daniel de Vise  |  05:48 PM ET, 09/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Rankings, Rankings, Rankings | Tags:  NRC rankings, doctoral education study, doctoral programs, doctoral rankings, phd rankings

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 09/28/2010

National Research Council doctoral rankings released

Universities have waited 15 years for today's release of a report and spreadsheet that rank thousands of doctoral programs in overall quality. The National Research Council report updates a study last completed in 1995. It rates doctoral programs across more...

By Daniel de Vise  |  12:34 PM ET, 09/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Research, Research, Research, Research | Tags:  NRC rankings, National Research Council rankings, UMD rankings, UVA rankings, doctoral rankings, phd rankings