The University of Michigan has maintained its ranking as the No. 2 public university by The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education.

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U-M moved up one spot to No. 27 overall in a list of universities throughout the United States, according to the 2020 WSJ/THE rankings released Sept. 4.

According to Times Higher Education, 40 percent of the overall score is based on student outcomes, 30 percent on resources, 20 percent on engagement with students and 10 percent on the learning environment.

The ranking, which has 15 individual performance indicators, also includes data on universities’ revenue per student, student-to-staff ratios, graduation rates, and student diversity and inclusion.