Susquehanna University Named a Best Value by Kiplinger's
Published on November 15, 2010
SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Susquehanna University is one of the best values among private colleges according to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine. The university is ranked number 86 among the top 100 liberal arts colleges and private universities in the nation that Kiplinger’s credits with delivering high-quality education at an affordable price.
Kiplinger's annually ranks the best values in private colleges based on a variety of quality, cost and financial-aid measures. The criteria include student-faculty ratios, admission and retention rates, and on-time graduation rates, in addition to cost and the amount of financial aid that is available. Academic quality counts for about two-thirds of the ranking score.
The annual Kiplinger rankings appear in the December 2010 issue and online at www.kiplinger.com/links/college.
Founded in 1858, Susquehanna University is a residential, national liberal arts college that prepares undergraduate students for achievement, leadership and service in a diverse, interconnected world. Academic excellence, study away and service learning, student-faculty collaboration, and rich opportunities for creative and personal growth are hallmarks of a Susquehanna University education. Nearly 2,300 students come to Susquehanna from 36 states and 13 countries, and more than 90 percent of them find jobs or pursue graduate study within six months of graduation. The university is located in central Pennsylvania, in the town of Selinsgrove, along the banks of the scenic Susquehanna River and about three hours from major East Coast cultural, financial and recreational centers. For more information, visit www.susqu.edu.
Betsy K. Robertson