C.W. Post Named a Best Regional University

Written by Wendy Helfman  |  13. September 2011

Brookville, N.Y. - The C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University has been named one of the Best Regional Universities in the 2012 edition of the U.S. News & World Report "Best Colleges" rankings. C.W. Post is included in the top tier of universities in the North region in the rankings, which were released Tuesday, September 13, 2011. C.W. Post offers more than 240 bachelor's and master's degree programs in accountancy, business, education and information sciences, liberal arts and sciences, library and information science, health professions and nursing, and the visual and performing arts. The campus also offers three doctorates -- the Ph.D. in information studies, the Ed.D. in interdisciplinary educational studies, and the Psy.D. in clinical psychology. The campus serves more than 7,000 undergraduate and graduate students. With an average undergraduate class size of 19.3 students and a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1, C.W. Post emphasizes personal attention and a strong commitment to student success. C.W. Post's academic programs are accredited by distinguished agencies, including AACSB International (the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business); the American Psychological Association; the American Library Association; and the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs & Administration. The C.W. Post Master of Business Administration program has been ranked among The Princeton Review's Best 300 Business Schools for the past four years in a row. "Professional academic counseling, student support services, proactive career preparation, internships with leading businesses and organizations, opportunities for world travel and a vibrant campus life combine to form an education with lifelong value," said Dr. Paul Forestell, provost, C.W. Post Campus. The 350-page 2012 edition of the Best Colleges guidebook is available at USNews.com and will be on newsstands September 20. Situated on 307 acres just 25 miles from mid-town Manhattan, C.W. Post offers an exceptional educational experience. For more information, visit www.liu.edu/cwpost.

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