Manhattan College Named One of Forbes Best Value Colleges

Forbes has recognized Manhattan’s return on investment for the fourth consecutive year.

Students on quadrangle during spring 2019Manhattan College has been named one of Forbes 300 Best Value Colleges, continuing to show the return on investment that Manhattan graduates receive.

This is the fourth consecutive year that Manhattan College has been included on the Forbes list of Best Value Colleges. Manhattan has been consistently recognized as a top school in return on investment with a strong rate of job placements and postgraduate opportunities, preparing graduates for successful careers at companies like Apple, Ernst & Young, ExxonMobil, JPMorgan Chase and NBC Universal.

The Best Value Colleges ranking is “the definitive guide for those looking for an excellent return on one of the most important investments of their lives.”

Forbes compiled its annual ranking of the 300 Best Value Colleges by comparing data on 645 colleges and universities across the country, and scored in the following six areas: quality, net price, net debt, alumni earnings, timely graduation and access for low-income students.

  • Career Outcomes for the Class of 2019

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    Seniors in the Schools of Education and Health, Engineering, Liberal Arts, O'Malley School of Business and Science landed jobs in their fields of choice and other postgraduate opportunities.
  • Return on Investment

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    Manhattan College is ranked consistently high among peer institutions for helping students and alumni get the jobs and high salaries they want after graduation. Learn more about where they're finding jobs.
By Pete McHugh