Forbes Ranks Notre Dame #12

Scenic shot of the Dome by Barbara JohnstonSomeone needs to tell Forbes there's an accidental '2' after our ranking. Copyright University of Notre Dame / Photo by Barbara Johnston.

Forbes Magazine ranked the University of Notre Dame #12 overall in its new list of America's top colleges.

Unlike most college ranking systems, Forbes focuses on things that matter most to students: quality of teaching, great career prospects, high graduation rates and low levels of debt.

Notre Dame is #11 in Private Colleges, #8 in Research Universities, and #2 in the Midwest.

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 by Michael Rodio

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