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Stanislaus State Lands Four Top 10 Rankings in the West in U.S. News & World Report’s 2024 Best Colleges

University Earns the No. 3 Spot for Social Mobility, No. 4 Top Public Schools, No. 6 Best Colleges for Veterans and No. 10 in the West

Stanislaus State landed in the top 10 in four categories as one of the best universities in the West according to rankings released today (Sept. 18) by U.S. News & World Report, further solidifying the University’s impact in the Central Valley and higher education. 


Stanislaus State Earns Two Top 10 Spots in Washington Monthly’s Annual College Rankings

University Ranked No. 2 ‘Best Bang for the Buck’ in the West and No. 9 for Master’s Programs

Stanislaus State continues to demonstrate its commitment to offering students a quality education that prepares them for the workforce without breaking the bank. 

In Washington Monthly’s annual “College Guide and Rankings” released Aug. 27, Stan State landed the No. 2 position in the “Best Bang for the Buck” in the West category, leaping up three spots from its 2022 ranking. 


Stanislaus State Nursing Students Receive Scholarships to Fuel Their Healthcare Dreams

Legacy Health Endowment Foundation and Golden Valley Health Center Foundation Fund Scholarships, Supporting Next Generation of Medical Professionals in Central Valley

Stanislaus State nursing students are closer to making their future dreams a reality thanks to scholarships they received from the Legacy Health Endowment Foundation and Golden Valley Health Center Foundation.  

Kathryn Romeo, Alexa Duarte and Yadira Lopez-Ortiz, who each earned coveted spots in Stan State’s Accelerated Second Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ASBSN) at the Stockton Campus, won Legacy Health Endowment Foundation scholarships. 


MONEY Rates Stanislaus State Among Best Colleges in America

Publication Debuts New Star Rating System that Highlights Return on Investment, Affordability and Graduation Rates

Finance publication MONEY has released its 2023 college ratings and once again named Stanislaus State among the “Best Colleges in America.”  

Using a new star rating system that replaces its traditional numerical ranking, MONEY gave Stanislaus State 4.5 out of 5 stars, which places the University among the top third of the 736 four-year public and private colleges from across the nation that made the cut.   


Online MBA Ranked Highly

Stan State Programs Land in the Top 20 Nationally

Stanislaus State’s Online Master of Business Administration (OMBA) ranked top 20 in their respective categories by the bestaccreditedcolleges.org website. 

The OMBA program was ranked No. 19 out of 49 programs.


Stan State Launches Innovation and Workforce Development Hub

Aubrey Priest

Stockton Campus-Based Program Will Respond to Employer’s Needs in the Region

When he was hired as the first executive director of the new Innovation and Workforce Development Hub, based at the Stanislaus State Stockton Campus, Aubrey Priest got the usual introductions to the Stockton staff and those in the Department of Extended and International Education, under which the hub falls. 


Stanislaus State University in Turlock Named No. 5 for “Best Bang for the Buck” in the West and No. 8 on the Master’s List in Washington Monthly’s 2022 Rankings

September 4, 2022 – Stanislaus State continues to provide students and families more “bang for their buck” when it comes to attaining a high-quality and affordable education. 

Washington Monthly released its annual College Guide and Rankings in which it rates schools on what they do for the country, and Stan State earned spots in the Top 10 on two lists.  


Stanislaus State Moves Up in U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The University Advanced in Every Category Among Colleges in the West Including Social Mobility and Top Public School

Stanislaus State continued to provide students with an exceptional academic experience positioning them for success despite a global pandemic that required pivoting to remote learning for 18 months, according to college rankings released today by U.S. News and World Report. 


Stan State Leadership Highlights Future Plans for Stockton Campus During Open Forum

Renovations and Other Improvements Eyed Moving Forward

Stockton Campus

Under dazzling sunshine, Stanislaus State leaders painted a bright picture of the future for students, faculty and staff at Thursday’s (March 24) Stockton Campus Open Forum. 

From physical renovations of the buildings to seeking suggestions for additional degree options, campus leaders offered an overview of plans that are in motion during a presentation held outdoors at the Stockton Campus, the only public four-year university in San Joaquin County. 


Stan State Earns Two Top 10 Rankings from EDsmart

University Ranked No. 1 for Best Accelerated Nursing and BSN Programs, No. 4 Best West Coast Colleges

Stanislaus State continues to earn regional and national accolades for its academic programs with EDsmart being the most recent organization to include the University in two of its rankings.