SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Briar Cliff University ranks among America’s Best Regional Colleges, according to the U.S. News & World Report “Best Colleges 2014” edition on newsstands now.
“Once again, we are honored to be among the best colleges in the nation,” said Beverly A. Wharton, president of Briar Cliff University. “Briar Cliff faculty and staff are well known for their authentic interest in each student and commitment to student success.”
The annual “America’s Best Colleges” study by U.S. News & World Report represents the most comprehensive look at how schools stack up based on a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence. The overall rankings help students and their families evaluate and compare data compiled from hundreds of accredited four-year colleges.
Briar Cliff University is a Catholic institution with an enrollment of more than 1,100 students from 31 states and nine countries. Students are educated in the Franciscan tradition of excellence in the liberal arts and career preparation in an environment of care, compassion and service.