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U.S. News lists Texas State among Best National Universities for 2021

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Jayme Blaschke | September 23, 2020


Texas State University has been named among the Best National Universities for 2021 by U.S. News and World Report.

Texas State was included in the Nos. 298-389 ranking range on the list. Princeton University came in at No. 1, followed by Harvard University and Columbia University. 

Schools in the National Universities category offer a full range of undergraduate majors, plus master's and Ph.D. programs. U.S. News surveyed 1,452 U.S. bachelor's degree-granting institutions on 17 measures of academic quality to compile the list. 

In addition to the overall list, Texas State was also included at No. 119 for Top Performers in Social Mobility, in the Nos. 154-209 ranking range for Top Public Schools and in the Nos. 195-206 ranking range for Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs. 

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For more information, contact University Communications:

Jayme Blaschke, 512-245-2555

Sandy Pantlik, 512-245-2922