Saint Paul College is proud to announce that they have retained
their position as the #1 Community College in the nation. The ranking of
community colleges was published in Washington Monthly Magazine’s 2013 College
Rankings on August 26, 2013.
“I am indebted to our faculty and staff for making this
honorable achievement happen,” said Saint Paul College President Rassoul
Dastmozd. “For over a century, Saint Paul College has emphasized the importance
of teaching, supporting, and engaging our students in the learning process.
This recognition validates what we have practiced since 1910.”
The magazine places Saint Paul College at number one on its
list of the top community colleges in the nation. The ranking is based on data
provided by the Community College Survey of Student Engagement (CCSSE) and
graduation data from the U.S. Department of Education. CCSSE data is based on
surveys of students at approximately 700 community colleges across the United
Located in the heart of Saint Paul’s Cathedral Hill, Saint
Paul College is the fastest growing two year
comprehensive community and technical college in the Minnesota State Colleges and
Universities (MnSCU) system. Saint Paul College’s offerings include Career and Technical Education, general
liberal arts education areas of study that transfer to four-year colleges and
universities, short term workforce training and continuing education, as well
as English as a Second language and remedial education. Saint Paul College serves
more than 9,800 students annually.
For more information on Washington Monthly's rankings visit: http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/college_guide/rankings_2013/community_rank.php