All six Lasallian institutions of higher education in the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) appear in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report rankings of best colleges. The report ranks more than 1,800 colleges and universities in the United States in various categories, including best regional schools, best schools for veterans, best value schools and more. All six Lasallian colleges/universities appear on several lists, which affirms the contribution the higher education institutions make to the Lasallian mission and to the young adults they serve.
The regional rankings include:
Christian Brothers University (CBU), Memphis, Tennessee: #32 (tie) in Regional Universities South; #14 in Best Value Schools; #92 (tie) in Engineering Programs (at schools where a doctorate is not offered). Read more from CBU >
La Salle University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: #34 (tie) in Regional Universities North; #18 (tie) in Best Colleges for Veterans; #27 in Best Value Schools; #216 (tie) in Business Programs. Read more from La Salle >
Manhattan College, Riverdale, New York: #15 (tie) in Regional Universities North; #6 (tie) in Best Colleges for Veterans; #38 (tie) in Engineering Programs (at schools where a doctorate is not offered); #381 (tie) in Business Programs. Read more from Manhattan >
Brother Jack Curran, FSC, vice president for mission at Manhattan College, contributed to this report.