U No.1 on Forbes’ list of rising stars

by Marion Renault


The University of Minnesota-Twin Cites has climbed more spots on Forbes Magazine’s list of America’s Best Colleges than other college in the country, according to Forbes Magazine’s list of Rising Stars.

The University, deemed one of the Top 10 Colleges to Watch, now sits at 108th on the list of Best Colleges, climbing 435 spots since 2009, where it was ranked 543rd.

Forbes releases a list of America’s Best Colleges annually, ranking colleges and universities based upon student outcome, a category which includes student satisfaction, graduation rates, student debt, and career success, according to Forbes

Other top climbers following the University of Minnesota include, Drake University rising 408 spots, Northeastern University rising 382 spots and Yeshiva University rising 334 spots.