US News and World Report named Murray State University as the eighth best public regional university in the South.
Murray State has consistently ranked high on the annual report and was the only Kentucky university to place within the top 25 schools this year. Murray State ranked as the 14th best public regional university in the nation.
This is the 23rd year US News and World Report has recognized Murray State as a top institution. The report examines four-year schools’ graduation rates, faculty resources, student selectivity, alumni giving and several other factors.