UF President Thinks His School Is as Great as Harvard; UM and FSU Are Just "Meh"
I wouldn't say US News & World Report's annual list of best colleges is a total joke, but the fact that about 25 percent of the ranking for each school is determined by a survey of reputation filled out by college presidents should raise some serious speculation as to how seriously the list should be taken. How, exactly, is a president supposed to fairly judge the academic worth of hundreds of other colleges when most of them have a hard enough time keeping track of their own institutions' academic worth?
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