Alamo Colleges Honored as one of the Top 45 Colleges and Universities in Texas

March 18, 2021

Kay Hendricks


The Alamo Colleges District has been recognized by, a trusted resource for online degree rankings and higher education planning, as one of the Top 45 Colleges and Universities in Texas for 2021.

This puts the district in the same group as the University of Texas at Austin, Rice University and Baylor University. The comprehensive research guide is based on an assessment of 161 accredited colleges and universities in the nation. Each program is evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.

The 2021 rankings are calculated through a unique scoring system which includes student engagement, potential return on investment and leading third-party evaluations. analyzed 161 schools, on a scale of 0 to 100, with only 45 making it to the final list. The methodology also uses an algorithm that collects and analyzes multiple rankings into one score to easily compare each school.

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