My Town: John Carroll Named a Top Ten University

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UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio – John Carroll University has been named a top ten regional university by U.S. News & World Report.  The magazine ranks John Carroll number seven among Midwestern universities offering master’s programs, in its 2013 Best Colleges edition.

In the Great Schools, Great Prices category, John Carroll ranked sixth and ranked third for its Strong Commitment to Undergraduate Teaching.  John Carroll was also recognized for community service because JCU students performed more than 55,000 hours of community service during the 2011-12 academic year.

“As a Jesuit Catholic university, part of our mission is to prepare our students to lead and serve. John Carroll is pleased to be known for our excellence in learning and our commitment to service; we attract students who desire to do both. These rankings are a reflection of what we already know: great faculty and a rigorous curriculum attract great students,” said John Carroll University President Rev. Robert L. Niehoff, S.J. 

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