College, Inc.: university rankings

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 09/16/2010

New global rankings: Hopkins high, G'town low

The last of the high-profile world collegiate rankings, the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, was published Thursday with a new and reportedly improved methodology. The London-based ranking used to publish in collaboration with Quacquarelli Symonds, but the two split...

By Daniel de Vise  |  04:04 PM ET, 09/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Rankings, Rankings, Rankings, Rankings | Tags:  Times Higher Education, World University Rankings, college rankings, university rankings

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 09/09/2010

U.S. schools humbled in world rankings

The headline in yesterday's release of the QS World University Rankings was that Cambridge displaced Harvard as the best university in the world, at least by one measure. This is apparently the first time in the history of the London-based...

By Daniel de Vise  |  12:05 PM ET, 09/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Rankings, Rankings, Rankings | Tags:  Harvard ranking, QS rankings, college rankings, world university rankings