Dordt College and Northwestern College Among Top Ten Midwest Colleges


(Le Mars) — Two Iowa colleges have made the top ten list from a major national magazine publication.
Dordt College of Sioux Center and Northwestern College
of Orange City are both recognized by U-S News and World Report magazine as being among the top ten colleges in the Midwest. Dordt College is ranked sixth, and Northwestern is placed at seventh among 79 Midwestern regional
colleges in the magazine’s 2019 Best Colleges guidebook. This marks the second year in a row for Dordt to be among the top ten colleges, and the 27th time overall Dordt has been listed. It is the 12th year in a row for Northwestern to be in the top 10. Other Iowa colleges among the rankings include: Briar Cliff at Sioux City, Iowa Wesleyan at Mount Pleasant, and
Waldorf College at Forrest City. Grinnell placed among the Best Liberal Arts Schools throughout the nation. The rankings, which include nearly 1,400 schools nationwide, are available at