College Choice, an organization providing rankings and resources geared toward helping students with the decision on which college or university to attend, has published its 50-school, 2016 ranking of the Safest Large Colleges and Universities in America.
Kanas State University (Manhattan, KS) made the list, coming in at #31, just below St. John’s University (Queens, NY) and just above Central Michigan University (Mount Pleasant, MI).
In calculating each school’s general safety grade, College took into account the following:
The #1 spot on the list went to Thomas Edison State University (Trenton, NJ) and the #50 spot to Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
Other Midwest schools on the lists are: #5 Columbia College (Columbia, MO), #7 Oakland University (Rochester Hills, MI), #14 Grand Valley State University ( Allendale, MI), #16 Wichita State University (Wichita, KS), #22 Wayne State University (Detroit, MI), #26 University of Akron (Akron, OH), #45 Northern Illinois University (Dekalb, IL), #47 Iowa State University (Ames, IA).