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Bucknell Admits to Inflating Test Scores

Bucknell University recently admitted it inflated the test scores it reported for U.S. News and World Report's college rankings, becoming the latest in a handful of colleges that have admitted to falsifying data.

How Reliable Are College Rankings?

Many students examine college rankings when doing college research. But just how reliable are those rankings, and what factors are used to determine them?