Duquesne University Named Among Best Catholic Colleges
Duquesne University has been selected as among the nation's best Catholic Colleges by BestColleges.com.
In ratings released this week, BestColleges included Duquesne among fewer than 50 Catholic schools of the 262 in the U.S. in its list. Unique as an American university founded by the Spiritan order in the United States, Duquesne was noted for its high ranking among small research universities, illustrating faculty productivity, and for almost half of the University's classes having fewer than 20 students. Overall, the website noted, "Catholic colleges are highly regarded for offering excellent education, hiring professional and well-respected faculty, and graduating students out into the workforce who go on to have successful careers."
Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. Duquesne, a campus of nearly 9,500 graduate and undergraduate students, has been nationally recognized for its academic programs, community service and commitment to sustainability. Follow Duquesne University on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.