Saint Vincent College ranked as the top Benedictine college in the country, and in the top seven among Catholic colleges nationwide, in study.com’s 2019 ranking of the Top Christian Colleges and Universities in the United States. Saint Vincent placed 15th overall, and third in the state of Pennsylvania, among all Christian colleges.
Saint Vincent was ranked 11th out of 62 colleges overall in Pennsylvania, and third among schools in the western portion of the state, including both private and public institutions. Saint Vincent scored exceptionally well in campus experience, ranking in the 96th percentile nationally, while it also ranked in the top quartile in both faculty resources and educational outcomes. Along with campus experience, faculty resources and educational outcomes, the WalletHub rankings also take into account factors including student selectivity, cost and financing and career outcomes. For more information on WalletHub’s 2019 Ranking of Colleges and Universities, visit https://wallethub.com/edu/college-rankings/40750/.
Saint Vincent College is ranked in the top 5 percent of colleges nationwide, among the Best Colleges for the Money by College Factual, which notes Saint Vincent’s great value, 11:1 student-faculty ratio, high freshman retention and on-time graduation rates, and low loan default rate. College Factual is a site that uses customizable outcomes-based tools and rankings systems to guide students through the college selection process. See www.collegefactual.com for more information.
U.S. News and World Report
For the ninth consecutive year, Saint Vincent College has been ranked in the first tier of National Liberal Arts Colleges in the 2019 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges Guidebook. See www.usnews.com/colleges for more information.
In its 2018 ranking of America’s Top Colleges, Forbes business magazine again listed Saint Vincent College, also placing it No. 110 in Grateful Grads, an ROI measure based on the concept that the best colleges produce successful people who make enough money in their careers to be charitable and give back to their alma mater.
Saint Vincent College was ranked on Washington Monthly’s national list of best Liberal Arts Colleges based on social mobility, research and service, as well as listed in its “Best Bang for the Buck” in the Northeast, in the publication’s 2018 rankings.
Is College Worth It?
In this publication by New York Times best-selling author William J. Bennett and David Wilezol, Saint Vincent is identified as one of only 43 “Schools Worth Attending,” and is the only Catholic college and the only Pennsylvania college among the private schools listed.