RANKING SCANDAL

Temple University Fires a Dean Over Falsified Rankings Data

SOURCE : WSJ https://www.wsj.com/articles/temple-university-fires-a-dean-over-falsified-rankings-data-1531498822

The scandal is shocking at the level of manipulation, but not really surprising. Colleges do alot to make programs appear more appealing than competitors.

Prospective students should not factor ranking alone in deciding where to apply and potentially attend school, but also placement rates and salary statistics.

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