For some time many parents have been staggered at the cost of college and wondered whether they're paying for a lot of useless PC.
Kathleen Parker for once has cut the cute and done a service to highlight some schools doing an exemplary job:
On a user-friendly Web site, "What Will They Learn?" (http:/No surprise these schools tend to be more conservative.
/), which is being updated on Monday, visitors can compare the major public and private universities in all 50 states. Of the 714 four-year institutions reviewed, more than 60 percent received a grade of C or worse for requiring three or fewer of the key subjects. Only 16 received an A, among them: Baylor University, City University of New York -- Brooklyn College, Texas A&M University, the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Military Academy, the University of Arkansas and St. Thomas Aquinas. www.whatwilltheylearn.com