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Radford University - Recognition

Princeton Best in the Southeast 2014

Radford University continues to be recognized for the strength of its academic programs, success of its sustainability efforts, and dedication to excellence.

"Best Colleges and Universities in the Southeast"
– The Princeton Review, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014

"Best Regional Universities" in the South
– U.S. News & World Report, 2014

"Best Bang for the Buck" Universities
– Washington Monthly Magazine, Sept.-Oct 2013

"Best Value Colleges"
– The Princeton Review, 2013, 2014

"Top Online Education Programs" (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
– U.S. News & World Report, 2012

"Top Public Master’s Universities in the South"
– U.S. News & World Report, 2010, 2011, 2012

"Top Interior Design Schools in the South"
– DesignIntelligence, 2014

"Top 10 Interior Design Programs in the Nation"
– DesignIntelligence, 2011

"Best 295 Business Schools"
– The Princeton Review, 2012, 2013, 2014

"Top Green Colleges in the Nation"
– The Princeton Review, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

One of only 13 U.S. schools with "Multiple Strong Programs" in Teacher Preparation
- National Council on Teacher Quality, 2013

2011 Goldwater Scholarship Recipient
Junior Biology Major Brandon Newmyer

Awarded First Doctoral Degrees in August 2011

Designated All-Steinway School in September 2011

Reasons to Love Radford