NASHVILLE, TN—Free Will Baptist Bible College received notification that the institution ranks 35th among “Best Regional Colleges” (South Region) in U.S. News & World Report’s 2012 edition of America’s Best Colleges guidebook. The numerical ranking of 35th in the 2012 South Region indicates a rise of almost 20 places above the 2011 edition ranking of 54th. This year’s higher ranking was driven by excellent faculty/student ratios, higher peer assessment scores, and strong alumni giving. Highlights of college rankings will be published in the September 20, 2011, issue of U.S. News.
President Matt Pinson said, “We are so pleased that FWBBC is not only ranked again among America’s best colleges but is moving up in the rankings. This respected national study confirms that the college’s academic programs are recognized by the broader academic community as well as our supporters. It’s also another reminder to prospective students and their parents that FWBBC remains a top quality institution of higher learning that delivers on their educational investment.”