U.S. News logoSMU ranks 66th among the nation’s top universities in the latest “America’s Best Colleges” guide from U.S. News & World Report.

Other Texas schools on the list include the University of Texas at Austin at 47, Texas A&M University at 64, Baylor University at 76, and Texas Christian University at 113. U.S. News lists Texas’ top overall school as Rice University, which ranked 17th among top-tier schools.

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