Ex-Dean at Temple Indicted on Charges of Manipulating Rankings

Ex-Dean at Temple Indicted on Charges of Manipulating Rankings

4/19/21
By: Inside Higher ED

What began in January 2018 as a small scandal involving false data submitted to U.S. News & World Report for rankings escalated Friday: the former dean of Temple University's business school "conspired and schemed to deceive the school’s applicants, students, and donors into believing that the school offered top-ranked business degree programs, so they would pay tuition and make donations to Temple," according to the Justice Department.

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