William Jewell College made *Forbes* magazine’s 2014 list of ‘America’s Best Colleges.’

In partnership with the Center for College Affordability and Productivity, *Forbes* has issued its seventh annual ranking, selecting William Jewell as No. 375 out of 650 public and private institutions nationwide. The rankings represent the top 20 percent of all U.S. undergraduate institutions.

*Forbes’* rankings are based on five general categories: post-graduate success, which evaluates alumni pay and prominence; student satisfaction, which includes professor evaluations and retention rates; student debt; four-year graduation rate; and academic success, including nationally competitive awards and number of alumni with PhD degrees.

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