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Feb

Inaccuracies in U.S. World and News Report College Rankings

Five colleges have misreported school data to the U.S. World and News Report for school rankings this past year, The Washington Post reported. According to the article, the information colleges and universities give to U.S. World and News is not always independently verified. Colleges include:

Tulane University
Bucknell University
Claremont McKenna College
Emory University
George Washington University

"A survey of 576 college admissions officers conducted by Gallup last summer for the online news outlet Inside Higher Ed found that 91 percent believe other colleges had falsely reported standardized test scores and other admissions data. A few said their own college had done so," the article stated.