AUM’s College of Business also ranked among the top undergraduate business programs in the nation.
“We are proud to be ranked among U.S. News & World Report’s top universities in the region for the third consecutive year,” Auburn University at Montgomery Chancellor Carl A. Stockton said. “This recognition underscores the commitment our faculty and staff display on a daily basis in putting the needs of our students first and delivering a high-quality educational experience. I am especially pleased to see AUM jump 16 spots in the rankings due to our increase in graduation and retention rates.”
国产偷拍视频AUM’s graduation rate improved by 6 percent over 2019, while its freshman retention rate also rose. Among the factors in Auburn University at Montgomery’s rankings improvement were small class sizes, with nearly half of all courses having 20 or fewer students, and a 17:1 student-to-faculty ratio.
In its annual assessment of regional universities, U.S. News & World Report 国产偷拍视频gathers data from and about each school in up to 15 areas pertaining to academic quality. Among the factors weighed were student-to-faculty ratio, percentage of classes with fewer than 20 students, average SAT and ACT scores, peer assessments by other institutions, annual alumni giving rate and graduation rate. The category for regional universities encompasses institutions that offer a broad range of undergraduate degree options, some master’s degree programs and few, if any, doctoral programs.
In addition to earning recognition from U.S. News & World Report, AUM was named one of the best colleges in the Southeast by The Princeton Review and won the Montgomery Advertiser 国产偷拍视频Reader’s Choice Award voting as the top university in Alabama’s River Region.