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Manchester named to Midwest best value, best colleges listings

MU is in Midwest’s top 10 “Great Schools, Great Prices” ranking.Manchester University has again been named one of the best colleges and best value schools among regional colleges by the U.S. News & World Report annual college guide. 

Manchester is among those selected for the Midwest’s top 10 “Best Value” ranking. This is also the 24th year the news magazine has recognized the University as one of the top 25 "Best Colleges" in the Midwest.

Last month, The Princeton Review college guide also declared Manchester a “Best in the Midwest.”

“We believe the world needs more Manchester graduates, so we do everything in our power to make that happen,” said President Dave McFadden. “That means being good stewards of our resources and offering a rich learning environment that allows students to succeed here and in life after school.”

Manchester offers a Triple Guarantee to undergraduates – including guaranteed access to financial aid, guaranteed graduation in four years or less and guaranteed job or graduate school placement within six months of graduation.

The University’s 10-year average for employment/graduate school placement is higher than 95 percent.

Most Manchester undergraduate students graduate in four years – an increasing number in three – which accelerates their earning potential and keeps student loan debt in check.

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U.S. News & World Report today announced its 2018 Best Colleges rankings that look at more than 1,800 U.S.-based schools.

About Manchester University
Manchester University, with campuses in North Manchester and Fort Wayne, Ind., offers more than 60 areas of academic study to 1,600 students in undergraduate programs, a Master of Athletic Training, a Master of Pharmacogenomics and a four-year professional Doctor of Pharmacy. It has students from 20 nations and is home to the world's first undergraduate peace studies program, established in 1948. Learn more about the private, northern Indiana school at

Sept. 12, 2017