PMC Ranked #1 in Predicted vs. Actual Graduation Rates, #5 in Overall Social Mobility

Pine Manor has earned distinction as a national leader in commitment to higer education access and success. Most recently that standing has been validated by Washington Monthly whose college ranking system lists Pine Manor as fifth among all liberal arts colleges on a Social Mobility index and first nationally for predicted versus actual graduation rates (a dimension of Social Mobility).

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Washington Monthly's 2009 Liberal Arts College Rankings for Social Mobility

Institution

 

Social Mobility

   
Overall Score
  Students Receiving Pell Grants Predicted Grad Rate Actual Grad Rate
Rank
1 Berea College (KY)
76
  80% 43% 63%
4
2 Dillard University (LA)
54
  73% 29% 48%
5
3 Tougaloo College (MS)
53
  75% 47% 46%
148
4 Lane College (TN)
45
  90% 16% 25%
36
5 Pine Manor College (MA)
43
  65% 25% 53%
1
6 Rust College (MS)
49
  82% 18% 29%
22
7 Spelman College (GA)
67
  39% 55% 78%
2
8 Johnson C. Smith University (NC)
49
  67% 36% 42%
64
9 Talladega College (AL)
50
  82% 27% 23%
177
10 Paine College (GA)
43
  74% 22% 31%
40