CBU is consistently rated one of the best Universities in the Southeast and in the nation. We are recognized for our academic excellence, engaged faculty and caring environment. Of course, the most valuable recognition comes in the form of feedback from our own students who continue to praise their CBU education for the quality of their professors, the great career prospects it provides and the low levels of debt with which they graduate.
Take a look at our 2012-2013 Rankings below!
U.S. News & World Report: “Best Colleges 2013”
- Best Regional Universities (Top 25 in South)
- Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs (national rankings)
- Campus Ethnic Diversity (Third among Southern Universities)
- Freshman Retention (Top 20 among Southern Universities)
- A+ Option for B Students
Princeton Review: “2013 Best Colleges: Region by Region”
- A Best College in the Southeast
Forbes Magazine: “America’s Top Colleges 2012”
- Top 20% of the Nation’s Colleges
Washington Monthly: 2012 College Guide
- Top 100 Master's Universities
- Top "Bachelor's to PhD" University (27th nationally, recognizing the high number of graduates who go on to pursue higher degrees)
Best for Vets
Affordable Colleges Online
- Ranked as Number 15 among the “Top 36 Most Affordable Roman Catholic Colleges with High Starting Salaries for Graduates”. CBU grads earn an average starting salary of $41,900.
If you have any questions about these rankings, please contact the Office of Communications & Marketing.