Academic Quality

Abilene Christian University is ranked within the top 20 schools in the West in “America’s Best Colleges” by the U.S News & World Report. ACU has also received praise in the following categories:

  • #1 in a new category saluting innovation among schools that peer institutions believe “Everyone should be watching”
  • #12 in the West for “Best Value” by U.S. News & World Report
  • #2 in the West for a “Strong Commitment to Teaching” by U.S. News & World Report
  • Ranked as one of “America’s Best Colleges” by Forbes in its 2010 ranking list
  • Ranked as one of the “Best in the West” by The Princeton Review in its 2012 ranking list
  • Recognized by the Association for Information Communications Technology Professionals in Higher Education, with its most prestigious honor, the award
    forInstitutional Excellence in Information Communication Technology
  • Winner of the 2008 “Campus Technology Innovators” award for mobile learning