Business, education and nursing programming deemed extraordinary by Colleges of Distinction

August 21, 2017

Colleges of Distinction awarded the business, education and nursing programs at Lees-McRae for extraordinary professional programming.

Already recognized by Colleges of Distinction—an online resource for students researching both private and public institutions across the U.S.—as an innovative institution, Lees-McRae was recognized further for its expert blending of liberal arts with professional programming.

"We are ecstatic to celebrate Lees-McRae for its exceptional commitment to student success," said Tyson Schritter, Chief Operating Officer for Colleges of Distinction. "Building upon its extensive liberal arts curriculum, as well as its impressive engagement of High-Impact Practices, Lees-McRae continues to stand out through its stance as a leader in professional education."

View the Lees-McRae Colleges of Distinction profile and to find more information about the innovative learning experiences it offers here.

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