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Soka University Ranked in Top 50 National Liberal Arts Colleges

Founders Hall  

Aliso Viejo, CA --  Soka University is proud of the fact that our 12 year old liberal arts college has been ranked in the Top 50 National Liberal Arts Colleges by US News & World Report’s  “Best Colleges 2014” .   SUA was ranked:
         41st - Best National Liberal Arts Colleges  (Top 50 Nationally and Top 7 on the West Coast)
           1st - Faculty resources
           2nd - Financial resources  
           1st - Study Abroad (100% of our students study abroad for a semester in their junior year)
            1st - Foreign Student Factor among National Liberal Arts Colleges – 39% 
            5th - Ethnic Diversity among National Liberal Arts College 
           5th - Great Schools at Great Prices (Best Value among National Liberal Arts Colleges)

Soka University is a private, four-year liberal arts college and graduate school in Aliso Viejo, CA.  SUA offers a 9:1 student/faculty ratio and study abroad for every undergraduate student.  Founded upon the Buddhist principles of peace, human rights and the sanctity of life, SUA is open to top students of all nationalities and beliefs.  About 60% of SUA's students come from the US and 40% have come from more than 40 other countries.  Admitted BA students whose annual family income is $60,000 or less may be eligible for Soka Opportunity Scholarships which cover full tuition. Additional scholarship opportunities are available for higher income levels.