July 26, 2011
Webster University Recognized for Diverse Graduates
Webster University's graduate degree-seeking student population represents the largest number of individuals of diverse backgrounds among all traditional, non-profit U.S. higher education institutions, according to a 2011 survey published in Diverse: Issues in Higher Education (DIHE). The "Top 100 Degree Producers" survey for 2011 is the only national report of graduate degrees earned by African American, Hispanic, Asian American and American Indian students by U.S. colleges and universities.
Webster has consistently achieved top rankings since DIHE began publishing the survey in 1991.
This year, Webster's national rankings include:
- First among traditional, non-profit universities in Total Minority and African American master’s degrees, all disciplines combined.
- First among traditional, non-profit universities in Total Minority and African American master’s degrees in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Management Information Systems and Services; and Psychology.
- First among all universities in Total Minority and African American master’s degrees in Human Resources Management and Services.
With its home campus in St. Louis, Webster University is the only Tier 1, private, non-profit U.S.-based university providing a network of international residential campuses. Founded in 1915 Webster University’s campus network today includes more than 100 metropolitan, military and corporate locations throughout the United States, as well as traditional campuses in Asia and Europe. The university is committed to delivering high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.
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