News and Notes: Rutgers University at Newark named most diverse college| Oct 14, 2015
U.S. News & World Report ranked Rutgers University at Newark the most diverse institution among national colleges this month, Fox News reported.
To create the list, U.S. News measured the likelihood of encountering undergraduates from other racial or ethnic groups by considering the total proportion of non-international minority students and best online casino the blend of groups on campus for 2014-15.
The racial categories wereblack or African American, Hispanic, American Indian, Asian, Pacific Islander, white (non-Hispanic) and multiracial. For students who did not identify themselves as belonging to any these groups, U.S. News used the classification of non-Hispanic whites.
Every ranked school has a diversity index ranging from 0 to 1, which indicates the greatest diversity. Rutgers at Newark scored 0.76, followed by Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Mich., and St. John’s University in New York City.
The University ranked 44th with a diversity index of 0.65.