UMW Named One of Top 100 Producers of Minority Degrees

The University of Mary Washington is listed among the top 100 producers of minority degrees for 2013 by the publication Diverse: Issues In Higher Education. The special report lists higher education institutions whose commitment to diversity translates into measurable results from their graduation numbers.

UMW is listed among the top 100 producers of minority degrees for 2013 by the publication Diverse: Issues In Higher Education.

UMW is listed among the top 100 producers of minority degrees for 2013 by the publication Diverse: Issues In Higher Education.

UMW was ranked eighth for Hispanic graduates with master’s degrees in management information systems, 24th for African American graduates with master’s degrees in management information systems and 23rd for all minority groups in the master’s degrees in management information systems category.

UMW also was ranked in the top 100 for African American graduates with bachelor’s degrees in interdisciplinary studies.

The ranking system used an analysis of U.S. Department of Education reports submitted by institutions. Rankings are based on the review of 2011-2012 preliminary data.

For a full list, visit http://diverseeducation.com/top100/.

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News release prepared by: Brynn Boyer               

About Brynn Boyer

Brynn Boyer is assistant director of media and public relations and a 2010 graduate of UMW.