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College Scorecard: New Ratings Framework by Obama

August 18th, 2016 Comments off


The US News and World Report’s annual college rankings were launched in 1983, and ever since then they have been used in order to compare various institutions on the basis of quantifiable metrics, especially alumni donation and acceptance rates. In 2013, the US leader Barack Obama argued that the rankings mentioned above were actually incentivizing colleges to simply game the … Read more