Johns Hopkins jumps to No. 12 in WSJ/THE Best U.S. College rankings

Johns Hopkins University moved up nine spots to No. 12 on the annual list of the top U.S. colleges and universities published by The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education, having improved in each of the four pillar categories used to determine the rankings.

Hopkins made the biggest jump among top 25 schools and now shares the No. 12 spot with Dartmouth. Harvard sits atop the rankings for the third year in a row, followed by MIT, Yale, the University of Pennsylvania, and CalTech.  More about the great news here.