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College Choice releases comprehensive resource and ranking for women in college

July 15th, 2016

College Choice has published a ranking aimed to aid women in discerning where to attend college.

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College Choice has published a comprehensive resource and a ranking aimed to aid women in discerning where to attend college: “College Resources for Women: The Ultimate Guide” and “Best Colleges and Universities for Women.”

College Resources for Women: The Ultimate Guide is an exhaustive collection of information on resources and factors that women need to know to thrive in college. According to Cate Mackenzie, Associate Editor of the Guide, “We included everything women students and their parents need to know about succeeding in higher education. Scholarships, advice on choosing schools, sexual assault awareness, trans women rights, studying in the STEM fields, single mothering while in college – we’ve got it all covered.” This resource can be found online at http://www.collegechoice.net/college-resources-for-women-students/

The Best Colleges and Universities for Women accentuates universities that provide exceptional academic programs and thorough support services for women and individuals passionate about gender equality. Coby Cagle, Associate Editor for the ranking, adds that “We are confident that the list will provide a great launching pad for all looking for a quality school with thoughtful programming and services that promote gender equity.” The ranking can be found online at http://www.collegechoice.net/rankings/best-colleges-and-universities-for-women/

Schools included in the ranking include (in alphabetical order):

Brown University, Providence, RI
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
College of Saint Benedict, Collegeville, MN
College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Dartmouth College, Dartmouth, NH
Drake University, Des Moines, IA
Duke University, Durham, NC
Elon University, Elon, NC
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
George Washington University, Washington, DC
Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Mills College, Oakland, CA
Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA
New York University, New York, NY
Northwestern University, Evansville, IL
Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Rice University, Houston, TX
Saint Mary’s College of California, Moraga, CA
Scripps College, Claremont, CA
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
Spelman College, Atlanta, GA
Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Tufts University, Medford, MA
University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
University of Delaware, Newark, DE
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, CA
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Washington University, St Louis, St. Louis, MO
Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
Yale University, New Haven, CT

College Choice is an authority in college and university rankings and resources dedicated to helping students and their families find the right college. The site publishes rankings and reviews that make finding the best colleges for different interests easier and more fun, as well as resources to help students get into, pay for, and thrive at the college of their choice.

Material from a press release was used in this report.

About the Author:

Meris Stansbury

Meris Stansbury is the Editorial Director for both eSchool News and eCampus News, and was formerly the Managing Editor of eCampus News. Before working at eSchool Media, Meris worked as an assistant editor for The World and I, an online curriculum publication. She graduated from Kenyon College in 2006 with a BA in English, and enjoys spending way too much time either reading or cooking.


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