U.S. News counts Texas State among America’s Best Colleges
Posted by Jayme Blaschke
University News Service
August 21, 2007
Texas State University-San Marcos continues to be counted among the rankings of
The listing marks the third consecutive year
Among public colleges in the Western Region master's division,
U.S. News groups institutions according to a classification scheme used by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, where large universities with extensive doctoral programs and research activities are considered "
Universities are measured for a variety of characteristics in the U.S. News survey, including a peer assessment, graduation and retention rates, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources and alumni giving.