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Harvey Mudd Ranked No. 1 for Undergrad Engineering

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Harvey Mudd College’s undergraduate engineering program is ranked No. 1 in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2019, tied with Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. Harvey Mudd’s ranking is among colleges that offer a bachelor’s or master’s as the top degree in engineering. The College has tied for first place four out of the past five years. […]

Washington Monthly Ranks Harvey Mudd No. 3

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Harvey Mudd College ranked No. 3 among liberal arts colleges in Washington Monthly’s 2018 College Guide and Rankings issue, a survey of U.S. colleges and universities based on public service. The ranking’s methodology focuses on social mobility, research contributions and service, including factors such as recruitment and graduation rates of low-income students, percentage of alumni who go […]

Harvey Mudd Noted for Studiousness, Accessible Professors

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Harvey Mudd College is listed among the country’s top undergraduate institutions in The Princeton Review’s 2019 edition of The Best 384 Colleges. The Princeton Review chooses which colleges to include based on their outstanding educational programs, but does not rank the colleges academically. Instead, the guide ranks the top 20 colleges in 62 different categories from […]

Harvey Mudd Ranked High for ROI

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Harvey Mudd College ranked No. 6 in the nation for return on investment in PayScale’s 2018 College ROI Report, an annual survey of alumni salaries that evaluates the cost of attending a college against long-term earning potential. PayScale also ranked Harvey Mudd No. 1 for “Best Value Colleges for Science Majors,” followed by MIT, the U.S. Naval […]

Harvey Mudd Ranked Top College for Career Placement by Princeton Review

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Harvey Mudd College ranked No. 1 for “Best Career Placement” and No. 6 for “Top 50 Colleges That Pay You Back” in The Princeton Review’s 2018 edition of Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck. The Princeton Review selected colleges based on surveys of administrators […]

President Klawe’s Letter to Editor on College Rankings in Wall Street Journal

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The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday published a letter to the editor from Harvey Mudd College President Klawe, co-written with the presidents of Wabash College, Agnes Scott College, St. John’s College and Bennington College, that outlines concerns with the methodology of the WSJ/THE U.S. College Rankings, which exclude colleges with fewer than 1,000 students. The […]

Harvey Mudd’s Undergraduate Engineering Program Ranked No. 1 in U.S.

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Harvey Mudd College was ranked No. 1 among the nation’s undergraduate engineering programs in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2018, sharing the top spot for engineering with Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. Harvey Mudd’s ranking is among colleges that offer a bachelor’s or master’s as the top degree in engineering. The College has tied for first […]

Harvey Mudd No. 1 on PayScale’s College Salary Report

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Harvey Mudd College alumni earn the highest mid-career salaries of all U.S. college and university graduates with bachelor’s degrees only, according to PayScale’s 2017–2018 College Salary Report. PayScale’s survey is based on mid-career salaries of alumni who pursued careers with a bachelor’s degree as their final degree. “Mid-career” is defined as 10 or more years of […]

Washington Monthly Ranks Harvey Mudd No. 2 Liberal Arts College

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Harvey Mudd College ranked No. 2 among liberal arts colleges in Washington Monthly’s 2017 College Guide and Rankings, a survey of U.S. universities and colleges based on public service. “Instead of rewarding colleges for the number of applications they reject, we give them credit for enrolling unusually large numbers of low-income and first-generation students,” wrote Kevin Carey, […]

Harvey Mudd Jumps in Forbes Rankings

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Harvey Mudd College ranked No. 18 in Forbes’ annual America’s Top Colleges list, climbing 41 spots from last year’s 59th position. Forbes also placed Harvey Mudd at No. 3 on its Top 25 STEM Colleges list and No. 5 among the nation’s liberal arts colleges. Forbes editor Caroline Howard attributed Harvey Mudd’s high ratings to […]