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Friday, September 28, 2012

NY Times Debate: Are the U.S. News Rankings 'Helpful or a Distraction'?

Room for Debate New York Times, Room for Debate: Colleges, by the Numbers:

The 2013 edition of the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges hit newsstands this month. Are these rankings given too much weight in the college application and selection process? Are they helpful or a distraction? 

Update: New York Times op-ed: The College Rankings Racket, by Joe Nocera. (Hat Tip: Mike Talbert.)

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