Washington Monthly Releases 2016 Best College Guide

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Washington Monthly magazine today is releasing its annual College Guide and Rankings, an increasingly influential alternative to U.S. News & World Report's much-criticized college rankings. The Guide also features a first-ever "Best Colleges for Adult Learners" ranking plus profiles of the "Sixteen Most Innovative People in Higher Education."

Whereas U.S. News relies on crude and easily manipulated measures of money and prestige for its rankings, the Washington Monthly measures schools based on what they are doing for the country—by improving social mobility, producing research, and promoting public service.


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