Education: Snob's Guide

A new way to rate colleges Did you know that the University of Cincinnati has more social prestige than Sarah Lawrence, Swarthmore and Bryn Mawr? Or that the quality of the faculty at Kutztown State College in Kutztown, Pa., is higher than at Smith, Oberlin and Yale? These are just a few of the amazing aperçus served up in a new $7.95 guide to U.S. colleges published last month by the New American Library and prepared by veteran Guide Author Gene R. Hawes. Billed as "A New Kind of College Guide that Reports on...

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