Among student veterans, Manhattan ranked fifth, moving up one spot from last year’s rankings. For the second year in a row, Manhattan was placed seventh in the region for the undergraduate teaching category. The College was also recognized among the top schools in the region for undergraduate engineering, coming in at No. 39.
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