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LIU Post Again Named a Best Regional University


Morgan Lyle,Assistant Director of Public Relations
LIU Post, Long Island University

LIU Post ranked among the Best Regional Universities in the North U.S. News & World Report, 2013 Edition Best CollegesBrookville, N.Y. – LIU Post has again been named one of the Best Regional Universities in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News & World Report "Best Colleges" rankings.

LIU Post is included in the top tier of universities in the North region in the rankings, which were released Wednesday, September 12, 2012.

A campus of Long Island University, LIU Post is a student-centered institution offering more than 260 bachelor's and master's degree programs in accountancy, business, education and information technology, liberal arts and sciences, health professions and nursing, and the visual and performing arts. LIU Post offers three doctorates – the Ph.D. in information studies, the Ed.D. in interdisciplinary educational studies, and the Psy.D. in clinical psychology. The campus serves more than 7,300 undergraduate and graduate students.

With an average undergraduate class size of 19.3 students and a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1, LIU Post emphasizes personal attention and a strong commitment to student success.

LIU Post's academic programs are accredited by distinguished agencies, including AACSB International (the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business); the American Psychological Association; the American Library Association; and the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration. The LIU Post Master of Business Administration program is ranked among The Princeton Review's Best Business Schools.

“It is gratifying to be recognized for the extraordinary educational environment created by our students and faculty,” said Dr. Paul Forestell, provost of LIU Post. “Professional academic counseling, student support services, proactive career preparation, internships with leading businesses and organizations, opportunities for world travel and a vibrant campus life deliver on the LIU promise to help students find out how good they really are.”

The Best Colleges 2013 guidebook will be in stores on September 18 and is available at the U.S. News Store.

Situated on 307 acres just 25 miles from mid-town Manhattan, LIU Post offers an exceptional educational experience. For more information, visit

Posted 09/14/2012

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