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National University Leads California in Granting Master's Degrees in Education to Asian Americans

National also ranks third in the nation in granting master's in Education to Asian Americans

September 24, 2007

La Jolla, Calif. – National University provided more master's degrees in education to Asian Americans than any other college or university in California during the 2005-2006 academic year, according to Diverse Issues in Higher Education

National University ranked third in the nation in granting master's degrees in education to Asian Americans during that time span.

In total, National University conferred 130 master's degrees in education to Asian Americans last year.

Diverse Issues in Higher Education publishes its annual rankings of the top 100 colleges and universities providing graduate degrees to minority students each July. The rankings are based upon data from the U.S. Department of Education. 

Graduates and credential recipients from National University's School of Education are recognized as some of the best educators in California, based upon assessments from the National Blue Ribbon School competition, the California Distinguished School Program and several Teacher of the Year competitions.

For more information about National University's School of Education and its Asian American graduates, visit www.nu.edu. For more information about Diverse Issues in Higher Education's annual Top 100 rankings, visit the publication's website at www.diverseeducation.com.

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