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Saint Joseph’s Named Top 10 University in Region by U.S. News & World Report

This is the fifth year in a row Saint Joseph’s has ranked in the top 10 for Best Colleges North.

Aerial view of Saint Joseph's campus featuring Barbelin Hall

Published: September 18, 2023

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Saint Joseph’s University has once again been recognized as a leader in higher education by U.S. News & World Report. For the fifth year in a row, the Jesuit institution ranked in the top 10 for Best Colleges North.

Saint Joseph’s also earned a spot in the top 10 Most Innovative Schools North category for its innovative improvements to the curriculum, campus life, technology and facilities; and was ranked among the top 15 Best Undergraduate Teaching Programs for its strong commitment to undergraduate education.

“These rankings are often used by our prospective students and their families as they evaluate schools,” says Liz Kennedy Walsh, senior vice president of enrollment management, marketing and communications. “Our high marks are a testament to the growth of our academic portfolio, the trajectory of our campus master plan and the value of a Saint Joseph’s education.”

The University also ranked highly on U.S. News’ Best Undergraduate Business Program Rankings, appearing on the following specialty lists:

These rankings add to the University’s consistently strong showing among other national lists, including Princeton Review’s Top College and Best Mid-Atlantic categories and Niche’s Best Catholic Colleges list.

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