Cal Poly Pomona is one of the nation’s best public schools, and a top performer in California and the Western U.S., according to Forbes Magazine’s 2016 America’s Top Colleges rankings.
The university ranks No. 85 among American public colleges and universities and No. 53 in the Western U.S. It is joined on that list with 17 other Cal State campuses and is behind only Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (#32) and San Diego State (#44).
A list curated by Redwood City-Woodside Patch from those rankings puts Cal Poly Pomona at No. 29 in California.
The intent of the rankings is to measure the return-on-investment, or “what are students getting …