Southwestern University Named #1 in Texas by PLEXUSS Global Rankings
May 26, 2020
May 26, 2020
PLEXUSS, a website that provides information about college and career to more than 6,000,000 student users, has recognized Southwestern University for excellence in its inaugural 2020 global rankings:
- #1 in Texas for Most Prestigious Liberal-Arts College
- #2 in Texas for Most Prestigious Private College or University Offering a Sports Science Program (#8 among Texas undergraduate institutions)
- #4 in Texas for Most Prestigious Private College or University Offering a Communication Program (#13 among Texas undergraduate institutions)
Southwestern also ranked #6 Best Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Schools in Texas among undergraduate institutions.
PLEXUSS’s rankings were developed based on student demand for more in-depth rankings of universities and their programs. Their methodology includes aggregating rankings from other sources, such as the U.S. News and World Report, Washington Monthly, and Money as well as data from the Department of Education. The organization also relied on surveys of 700 partner colleges and universities, data scientists, employers, parents, and high-school guidance counselors.