U.S. News & World Report Again Ranks Trinity as Top-Tier College


U.S.News Best Midwest Regional College Top Tier SchoolMoving up five spots from 2016, Trinity Christian College has been ranked 19th among Regional Colleges—Midwest by U.S. News & World Report in “Best Colleges” for 2017.

The annual report ranked 1,374 colleges and universities across a range of categories, including regional liberal arts colleges and national universities and liberal arts colleges. Across the entire Regional category, 334 colleges are ranked in this year’s survey.

“Trinity Christian College provides a rigorous and relevant education, one that embraces both the liberal arts and professional preparation,” said President Kurt D. Dykstra, J.D. “We are pleased that a Trinity education has been recognized once again by U.S. News & World Report.”

The U.S. News rankings are based on qualitative and quantitative information in several categories, including peer and counselor assessment, graduation and retention rates, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources, and alumni giving.

Trinity stands among other institutions in the Regional Colleges category that offer a wide range of degree programs in the liberal arts and in fields such as business, education, and nursing.