U.S. Air Force Academy Ranked Fourth Best College In The West

(U.S. Air Force Academy, CO) -- The U.S. Air Force Academy is among the best colleges in the west. The latest "Forbes" rankings have it at number four. That's just behind California's Stanford University, Pomona College and the California Institute of Technology. The Air Force Academy came in at number 34 in the overall national rankings. Colorado College was number 51. The ratings were based on things such as post-graduate success, student satisfaction, student debt and other factors. Williams College in Massachusetts was number one nationally.