December 19, 2013
LEC Named Top College by The Online College DatabaseLake Erie College has been recognized as a top college for teacher education. The Online College Database's new ranking, "Top Colleges in Ohio Shaping the Next Generation," honors the post-secondary institutions in the state that graduated the most education and teaching professionals in 2012.
"Many colleges and universities have tremendous teacher education programs," said Doug Jones, founder of The College Database. "But which ones are producing the most young educators today? We wanted to identify the colleges making the largest impact on our students."
The College Database used the following methodology to identify the top colleges shaping the next generation:
- Must be fully accredited
- 4-year colleges only
- Public or private, not-for-profit colleges only
- Not for-profit schools
- U.S. colleges only
- Minimum of 10 grads from education or teaching programs in 2012