YUMA, Ariz.- Forbes Magazine has released their list of top American Colleges from 2015. This year the no. 1 top college is Pomona College in Claremont, California. They’re taking the title for the best in the state and the country.
The list covers a state-by-state roll call. University of Arizona in Tucson takes the title for the no. 1 school in Arizona.
Forbes notes that the university has well-regraded programs and gives students real-world experiences in their area of study, better preparing students for the workforce. They also mention that last fall, UA became the first school in the U.S. to offer an undergraduate degree in law to students.
The University of Arizona is home to the world’s largest institution devoted to documenting the history of modern North American photography. Forbes mentions that the UA campus is one of the greenest spaces in the state of Arizona with its own arboretum and biosphere.