Upstate universities making the grade

BJU and AU recognized by US News & World Report
BJU students at first day of class
BJU students at first day of class Photo credit Bob Jones University

U.S. News & World Report has released its 2022 Best College Rankings and some upstate universities are receiving recognition.

Bob Jones University in Greenville was recognized as one of the Best Regional Universities in the South.  The Christian liberal arts university ranked Third as Best Value Regional University, Second as Top Performers on Social Media among Regional Universities, Twenty First as Best Undergraduate Teaching among Regional Universities and BJU is the highest ranked university for Best Value in the Carolinas.

Six private Christian colleges in South Carolina were ranked among the Best Regional Universities in the South including BJU (31), Columbia International University (38), Anderson University (44), Charleston Southern University (57), North Greenville University (70) and Southern Wesleyan University (84).

Anderson University was also named to the publication’s “Best Undergraduate Teaching” (15) and “Best Value” (29) lists for 2022, along with being noted for excellence in a student’s “First Year Experience.”