Linfield rises in Forbes rankings

Linfield science student working on labs.Linfield College jumped 29 spots in the latest Forbes Magazine list of “America’s Top Colleges.”

Linfield came in at 249th overall out of the 660 colleges ranked. On last year’s list, the college was ranked 278th.

In addition, Linfield continued to climb the list among all colleges in the West, where it is now ranked 45th. The college also inched closer to a top 100 ranking nationally for liberal arts colleges. It is currently ranked 104th.