Gonzaga Once Again Ranked Among the Top 100 National Universities by U.S. 新闻 & 世界报道
13th for Best Undergraduate Teaching; top 11% for Graduation 和 Retention; Engineering, Undergraduate Nursing 和 Business among Nation’s Best
斯波坎,洗. – 贡扎加大学 again is ranked in the top 20% – moving up a spot to 79th – in the “National Universities” category by U.S. 新闻 & 世界报道 in its 2022 annual rankings released today.
Gonzaga’s first-year retention rate remained among the very best in the country at 94% while its graduation rate rose to 88%, lifting its graduation 和 retention rank to 43rd, in the top 11% among National Universities.
Gonzaga is ranked in the National Universities category for the third consecutive year. 的re are 391 schools in the category this year, ranging from Ivy League schools to major research institutions based on criteria that the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education 建立了. National universities offer a full range of undergraduate majors as well as master’s 和 doctoral degrees, 和 emphasize 教师 research or award professional practice doctorates.
Among its peers, Gonzaga is recognized in several specialty categories. In rankings for Best Undergraduate Teaching, Gonzaga advanced five spots to 13th 在71所被评估的大学中. 的 工程学院 和 应用科学 上升了一位，到22nd, or top 9% among 239 engineering programs not granting doctoral degrees. 一个新的类别 本科护理 贡扎加76岁亮相th, for a top 11% ranking among 694 programs. 的 本科业务程序 上升了13个点，达到84th, among the top 16% of 514 programs ranked. 本科计算机科学 上升19个点，至191st.
Gonzaga’s overall ranking is based on methodology involving multiple indicators: outcomes, 40% (average graduation 和 retention rates, 毕业率的性能, social mobility 和 graduate indebtedness); 教师 resources, 20%; expert opinion, 20% (academic reputation); financial resources, 10%; student excellence, 7%; 和 alumni giving, 3%. 的 graduation rate indicates the average proportion of a graduating class earning a degree in six years or less. First-year retention is a measure of the average proportion of first-year students who entered the school in the fall 和 returned the following fall.
贡扎加提供了 a diverse spectrum of undergraduate degrees 和 master’s programs in addition to five doctoral-level degrees: a Ph.D. 在领导的研究 from the 领导研究学院, as well as four professional doctorates: 获得法学博士学位 from the 法学院的; 教育领导学博士 来自教育学院; 护理实习医生 和 Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice, both from the 护理学院 和 人类生理.
“的se rankings reflect Gonzaga’s strong 和 growing national reputation as a leading comprehensive Catholic 和 Jesuit university,” Gonzaga President Thayne McCulloh said. “We’re so grateful for the support of our students, 教师, staff 和 broader community in helping students return for in-person instruction this year so that they can best engage with our gifted, 专门的老师. 排名13th for undergraduate teaching is a great tribute to what long has been a hallmark of the Gonzaga experience.
“I am also proud to see the strength of our engineering 和 computer science programs reflected in the rankings, as we are nearly ready to open the transformative John 和 Joan Bollier Family Center for Integrated Science 和 Engineering. 除了, the big jump for our business programs is exciting as we celebrate the 工商管理学院 Centennial this year.”
Gonzaga’s focus on the support 和 intellectual development of the individual student is evidenced by its 11-to-1 student-to-教师 ratio. Only 2% of Gonzaga’s classes include more than 50 students 和 37% of Gonzaga’s classes include fewer than 20 students.
的 rankings are available online www.usnews.com/colleges 和 will be in the print edition of the “Best 大学s 2022” guidebook.
- 工程学院 & 应用科学
- 护理学院 & 人类生理
- Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP)
- 护理实习医生 (DNP) Program – Post Baccalaureate
- 护理实习医生 (DNP) Program – Post Master’s