College rankings are sexy and fun to read, but have you ever wondered if they are really legitimate?
If you have, I urge you to check out my latest story for CBSMoneyWatch.com that explores a variety of college rankings. In my article, I take a look at the methodology of various college rankings and then rate the rankers. My favorite college ranker is not the alpha dog — U.S. News & World Report.
Check out who is my top college ranker by reading my story. I won’t ruin the surprise here.
Lynn O’Shaughnessy is the author of The College Solution.