Into the void
Robert Morse, here, and Kevin Carey, here, write that college ranking guides are so popular — particularly Morse’s U.S. News and World Report rankings — because colleges themselves have failed to provide easy-to-understand measures of academic quality.
It’s a fair point. That’s why RMU created this web site to explain how we hold ourselves accountable for student results, and how others can do so as well. Take some time to check it out.