BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report today released its annual best colleges rankings, which recognized Lynn University in several categories. Lynn was listed among the most innovative universities for the second consecutive year and topped the list of most international universities.
"We are honored to be recognized in these categories—diversity and innovation are traits that reflect our environment," says Lynn President Kevin M. Ross. "Both are also critically important for helping students gain the intellectual flexibility needed in today's ever-changing and global society."
Lynn was ranked third in the southern region for innovative approaches to curriculum, technology, faculty, students, campus life and facilities. Elon University, Chapman University, High Point University and Southern New Hampshire University also made regional lists.
With students from approximately 100 countries, Lynn has remained highly ranked as the region's second most international school and the nation's seventh. Lynn was also ranked as one of the south's best universities.
U.S. News ranks schools based on quantitative and qualitative measures that education experts have proposed as reliable indicators of academic quality. For more information about Best Colleges, visit www.usnews.com/colleges.
About Lynn University
Lynn University is an independent college based in Boca Raton, Florida, with approximately 3,000 students from 100 countries. Lynn's NCAA Division II Fighting Knights have won 23 national titles, its Conservatory of Music features a world-renowned faculty of performers, and its nationally recognized Institute for Achievement and Learning empowers students with learning differences. The school's Dialogues curriculum and award-winning iPad program help Lynn graduates gain the intellectual flexibility and global experience to fulfill their potential in an ever-changing world. For more information, visit lynn.edu.
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