Santa Clara University made three of the country’s most well-known colleges lists.
In its annual ranking, “America’s Best Colleges 2012,” U.S. News & World Report
ranked SCU second overall among master’s universities in the West. SCU’s average undergraduate graduation rate of 85 percent was the third highest in the country among 626 national master’s level universities. Read more
For a fourth consecutive year, SCU climbed higher on Forbes
magazine’s Best Colleges list, jumping to No. 67 for 2011. SCU was ranked 115 in 2010, 150 in 2009, and 318 in 2008. In 2011’s West Coast division, SCU ranked No. 11 and No. 60 in best private colleges. Read more
The Princeton Review’s annual guidebook, “The Best 376 Colleges – 2012 Edition,” also featured SCU, recognizing it for its academic program, small class sizes, and Catholic values.