Mansfield University Honored Among National Colleges of Distinction

MANSFIELD, PA — Mansfield University of Pennsylvania has been recognized for its committed implementation of High-Impact Educational Practices, earning its title as one of the nation’s Colleges of Distinction for the fourth consecutive year.

“We are absolutely thrilled to once again recognize Mansfield University as a College of Distinction for its effective dedication to student success,” said Tyson Schritter, Chief Operating Officer for Colleges of Distinction. Schritter also praises Mansfield University’s curriculum, “which is enriched with the kind of High-Impact Educational Practices that are most crucial for student development… Mansfield University stands out in the way it strives to help its students to learn, grow, and succeed.”

In addition to being recognized as a College of Distinction, Mansfield University has been honored with three Field of Study badges for professional programming in business, education, and nursing. Colleges of Distinction has granted these awards after a comprehensive vetting process, individually selecting schools based on such qualities as accreditation, breadth of program, and a track record for success.

Mansfield University offers associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs in multiple disciplines and concentrations.

About Colleges of Distinction

Colleges of Distinction’s selection process consists of a review of each institution’s freshman experience and retention efforts alongside its general education programs, alumni success, strategic plan, student satisfaction, and more. Schools are accepted on the basis that they adhere to the Four Distinctions: Engaged Students, Great Teaching, Vibrant Community, and Successful Outcomes.