The U.S. News & World Report 2014 America’s Best Colleges guide ranks Towson University 11th in its Top Public Schools – Regional Universities (North) category, placing it among the best of the 47 institutions surveyed.
The university also occupies 54th place in U.S. News’ list of 189 private and public institutions in the North.
Commenting on this year’s rankings, President Maravene Loeschke said, “Towson University prides itself on being a leader in educational excellence and a model for peer institutions. I know that Towson will continue to rank among the best institutions in the country, and I appreciate U.S. News & World Report acknowledging our achievements.”
The university’s educational efforts continue to advance toward individualized, personal education for each student and a goal of supplying the best return on investment for its baccalaureate and post-graduate degree earners. With four doctoral programs and 75 master’s degree or post-baccalaureate certification programs in addition to its wealth of diverse and often unique undergraduate majors, Towson combines the best of both the research-based and comprehensive academic worlds.
For the complete list of Regional Universities (North) or to learn more about rankings methodology, visit the U.S. News & World Report website.