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Roberts Ranks Favorably on U.S. News & World Report’s Annual List

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Roberts Wesleyan College again placed in the top tier of U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of regional universities in the north. The college ranked 74th out of the 182 schools included on the list.

“It is always an honor to be included on a list of this caliber,” said Jack Connell, Roberts Wesleyan College’s executive vice president. “We plan to use the data from U.S. News & World Report along with other research we’ve conducted as we continue to tailor the college’s strategic plan for growth and improvement.”

The more than 1,800 colleges reviewed by U.S. News & World Report are evaluated on up to 16 factors, including graduation rate, retention rates, financial resources available and the overall reputation of the school. The  Regional Universities North rankings include schools from Maryland, Rhode Island, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Maine. Roberts Wesleyan College was one of eight colleges in the Rochester area to be ranked in the report.


About Roberts Wesleyan College:

With an enrollment of nearly 2,000 students and a tradition of excellence since 1866, Roberts Wesleyan College is a leader among liberal arts colleges with a Christian worldview. Roberts offers more than 50 undergraduate programs, as well as graduate programs in education, school psychology, school counseling, health administration, nursing administration, nursing education, social work, counseling in ministry and strategic leadership. Roberts Wesleyan also offers innovative undergraduate degree-completion programs for working adults in health administration, nursing and organizational management.