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Sep 14, 2011

New Numbers From U.S. News

New rankings from U.S. News are here. Although a university that teaches advanced analytics should know better than to rely on statistics gathered by a bunch of magazine editors, we still like numbers. 

Aug 29, 2011

U.S. News Rankings Criticized

Higher education authors Andrew Hacker and Claudia Dreifus warned parents about problems with the U.S. News rankings of "best colleges." 

Aug 25, 2011

NC State Makes Best Workplace List

Employee ratings propelled NC State into the top 10 on a jobs website's list of best universities to work for. 

Aug 3, 2011

A Winning Formula

Top 10 again? Find out how NC State rated in the latest Princeton Review/USA Today Best Value Colleges listing. 

Jan 5, 2011

Red-Hot Deal

NC State earned a top 20 ranking once again in Kiplinger's 2011 list of best values among public universities. 

Jan 5, 2011

Excellence and Affordability Equal One Red-Hot Deal

Despite an unsettled economy and rising costs in the world around us, NC State continues to offer an affordable, high-quality education to current and future students alike - a philosophy not lost on Kiplinger finance experts, who have named NC State the nation's 15th-best value out of more than 500 public universities. 

Oct 5, 2010

Doctorate in the House?

NC State’s doctoral programs performed solidly in a new National Research Council report. Caution: You may need a statistician to help you sort through the reams of data on the university's 43 ranked Ph.D. programs. 

Sep 16, 2010

Wall Street Journal Ranks Engineering 15th

The College of Engineering was ranked 15th among the nation’s engineering schools by recruiters in a study published in the Wall Street Journal Sept. 13. 

Aug 19, 2010

Crunching the Numbers


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Jul 13, 2010

NC State in Top 5 for Minority Degrees

NC State has been named to a list of universities that award the most degrees to minority students. 

Jun 23, 2010

NC State in Top 5 for Minority Degrees

NC State earned top 5 rankings on the Diverse Issues in Higher Education magazine list of universities that award the most degrees to minority students. 

Jun 2, 2010

High Marks for Management

Graduating students in the College of Management gave high marks to the undergraduate operations management program, propelling it to fifth place in national rankings. 

Apr 13, 2010

Wheeling and Dealing for the Green

A process called "performance contracting" helps NC State pay for energy-saving enhancements without tapping the taxpayers. It's just one of many new green strategies on campus. 

NC State students studying on the lawn

Apr 13, 2010

Pop Quiz

Can you pass this quiz about NC State students? Hint: It's based on what they told us on the National Survey of Student Engagement. 

Feb 4, 2010

Supply Chain Program Nationally Ranked

NC State’s supply chain management curriculum was ranked in the top 20 nationally.