PC Ranks No. 1 in Regional Universities North

by Sarah McLaughlin '23 on September 15, 2022


According to newly published statistics by US News & World Report, Providence College has ranked No. 1 out of 181 in Regional Universities North, which encompasses New England, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, and Delaware. PC is followed by Bentley University and our neighbor across I-95, Rhode Island School of Design.

Here’s how PC has performed in other ranking categories:

No. 11 in Best Value – Regional Universities North

No. 15 in Most Innovative Schools – Regional Universities North

No. 2 in Undergraduate Teaching – Regional Universities North

No. 144 in Best Undergraduate Business – National

US News & World Report assesses 1,500 U.S. bachelor’s degree-granting institutions, using 17 measures of academic quality, including graduation and retention rates, average first-year student retention rate, social mobility, faculty compensation, student-faculty ratio, and more.