Claremont McKenna College Again Ranked Among Nation's Best Colleges

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked Claremont McKenna College among the best colleges in the nation.

Claremont McKenna College was ranked 14th overall among national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News & World Report, which released its annual college rankings today. This marks the fifth year that CMC has been included in U.S. News's top fifteen. Only three national liberal arts colleges west of the Mississippi River are listed among the top twenty-five: Claremont McKenna College (14), Grinnell College (14), and Pomona College (5).

Founded in 1946, Claremont McKenna College was ranked the third best value of national liberal arts colleges; fourth in the nation on campus diversity; and fifth in the nation in three rankings: selectivity, student acceptance rate, and student-to-faculty ratio.

U.S. News & World Report rankings summaries are available online at For more information about rankings, contact Colleen Connors at (202) 955-2565.

Claremont McKenna College is a highly selective independent liberal arts college educating leaders in business and public affairs. CMC enrolls more than 1,000 students and is a member of The Claremont Colleges.