Universities in USA - Rankings & Reviews

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Universities in USA

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1852 universities in USA are listed in 58 different university rankings (by institution) as well as 7 different subject specific rankings. 1256 of these universities are listed in at least one institution or subject specific ranking.

Most comprehensive collection of university ranking scores worldwide. We monitor continuously 110 different university and subject rankings so that you can conveniently compare all rankings in one place.


Oldest university in USA:
Harvard University was founded in 1636
Largest university in USA:
University of California, Oakland with 285216 students
Nobel prize laureates:
William Kaelin (Harvard Medical School, 2019)
 
William Kaelin (Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 2019)
 
Gregg Semenza (Johns Hopkins University, 2019)
 
James Peebles (Princeton University, 2019)
 
John Goodenough (University of Texas, 2019)
 
M. Stanley Whittingham (Binghamton University, State University of New York, 2019)
 
Abhijit Banerjee (Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 2019)
 
Esther Duflo (Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 2019)
 
Michael Kremer (Harvard University, 2019)
 
James P. Allison (Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, 2018)
 
Latest ranking updates related to universities in USA
  • 05 Nov, 2020: Best Schools by Majors (Computer Science) updated with San Francisco State University ranked highest among 2603 listed universities in USA.
  • 25 Oct, 2020: The Financial Times Limited, UK published most recent results of Financial Times - Executive MBA. Includes 21 universities from USA.
  • 10 Oct, 2020: NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers updated with Harvard University ranked highest among 161 listed universities in USA.
  • 10 Oct, 2020: NTU ranking published most recent results of NTU North America. Includes 121 universities from USA.

Highest subject rankings of universities in USA

#1
Nursing
(QS World University Rankings By Subject)
#1 
#1 
University of Pennsylvania
#2
Engineering - Mineral & Mining
(QS World University Rankings By Subject)
#1 
#1 
Colorado School of Mines
#3
Sociology
(QS World University Rankings By Subject)
#1 
#1 
Harvard University
#4
Environment / Ecology
(QS World University Rankings By Subject)
#1 
#1 
Stanford University
#5
Communications & Media Studies
(QS World University Rankings By Subject)
#2 
#1 
University of Southern California
#6
Linguistics
(QS World University Rankings By Subject)
#2 
#1 
University of Massachusetts Amherst
#7
Finance
(QS Business Masters (2020))
#2 
#1 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
#8
Library & Information Management
(QS World University Rankings By Subject)
#4 
#1 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (4 reviews) Click to rate
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#2  #2  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#2  #2  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#7  #7  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


#3  #3  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#3  #3  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#6  #6  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (4454 reviews) Click to rate
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#14  #13  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#14  #13  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#15  #14  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


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Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (1095 reviews) Click to rate
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#54  #45  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#56  #45  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#26  #24  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (428 reviews) Click to rate
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#5  #5  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#5  #5  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#43  #39  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (1051 reviews) Click to rate
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#11  #10  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#11  #10  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#75  #64  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (4234 reviews) Click to rate
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#13  #12  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#13  #12  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#4  #4  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]



Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (657 reviews) Click to rate
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#20  #18  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#20  #18  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#2  #2  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (5122 reviews) Click to rate
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#12  #11  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#12  #11  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#83  #72  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


#4  #4  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#4  #4  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#5  #5  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (3846 reviews) Click to rate
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#6  #6  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#6  #6  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#16  #13  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (253 reviews) Click to rate
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#38  #33  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#38  #33  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#87  #76  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (1103 reviews) Click to rate
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#27  #23  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#27  #23  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#13  #12  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]



Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (366 reviews) Click to rate
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#37  #32  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#37  #32  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#19  #18  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


#1  #1  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#1  #1  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#25  #23  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (6462 reviews) Click to rate
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#28  #24  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#28  #24  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#50  #45  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (177 reviews) Click to rate
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#60  #49  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#63  #49  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#129  #114  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (294 reviews) Click to rate
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#78  #64  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#84  #64  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#33  #31  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (323 reviews) Click to rate
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#17  #15  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#17  #15  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#117  #105  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (395 reviews) Click to rate
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#34  #29  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#34  #29  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#11  #10  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (2698 reviews) Click to rate
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#49  #43  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#51  #43  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#79  #68  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (3162 reviews) Click to rate
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#21  #19  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#21  #19  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#166  #148  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (318 reviews) Click to rate
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#103  #2  4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#24  #21  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#24  #21  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]



Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (297 reviews) Click to rate
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#55  #46  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#57  #46  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#12  #11  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (234 reviews) Click to rate
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#102  #78  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#115  #78  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#72  #62  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (440 reviews) Click to rate
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#33  #28  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#33  #28  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#3  #3  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (794 reviews) Click to rate
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#21  #20  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]
#101  #53  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]
#499  #59  CWTS Leiden Ranking [09 July, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 2.4 / 5.0 (4739 reviews) Click to rate
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#42  #37  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#42  #37  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#90  #39  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]


#7  #7  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#7  #7  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#48  #43  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (570 reviews) Click to rate
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#29  #25  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#29  #25  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#20  #19  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (206 reviews) Click to rate
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#79  #65  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#85  #65  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#28  #26  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (820 reviews) Click to rate
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#19  #17  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#19  #17  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#187  #167  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (6156 reviews) Click to rate
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#8  #8  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#8  #8  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#60  #53  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (688 reviews) Click to rate
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#16  #14  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#16  #14  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#65  #58  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (121 reviews) Click to rate
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#182  #118  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#245  #224  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]
#101  #47  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]



Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (1562 reviews) Click to rate
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#30  #26  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#30  #26  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#76  #65  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (697 reviews) Click to rate
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#76  #62  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#82  #62  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#290  #263  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (5109 reviews) Click to rate
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#23  #20  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#23  #20  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#85  #74  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (2780 reviews) Click to rate
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#26  #22  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#26  #22  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#160  #143  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (516 reviews) Click to rate
#35  #30  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#35  #30  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#16  #15  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (282 reviews) Click to rate
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#64  #51  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#67  #51  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#201  #92  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (352 reviews) Click to rate
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#39  #34  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#39  #34  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#62  #55  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (177 reviews) Click to rate
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#80  #66  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#86  #66  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#18  #17  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (5134 reviews) Click to rate
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#44  #39  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#44  #39  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#39  #35  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (411 reviews) Click to rate
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#36  #31  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#36  #31  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#41  #37  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (113 reviews) Click to rate
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#180  #160  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]
#201  #79  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]
#422  #110  CWUR Center for World University Rankings [15 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (1162 reviews) Click to rate
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#89  #77  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]
#40  #24  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]
#77  #16  Financial Times - Executive MBA [25 October, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (168 reviews) Click to rate
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#62  #50  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#65  #50  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#100  #88  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (240 reviews) Click to rate
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#74  #60  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#79  #60  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#99  #87  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (231 reviews) Click to rate
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#48  #42  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#49  #42  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#268  #242  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (1657 reviews) Click to rate
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#123  #88  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#155  #88  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#201  #87  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (205 reviews) Click to rate
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#41  #36  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#41  #36  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#31  #30  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (273 reviews) Click to rate
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#40  #35  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#40  #35  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#101  #54  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (639 reviews) Click to rate
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#89  #72  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#96  #72  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#49  #44  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (460 reviews) Click to rate
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#18  #16  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#18  #16  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#69  #60  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (38 reviews) Click to rate
#99  #76  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#108  #76  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#147  #131  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (2193 reviews) Click to rate
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#67  #53  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#70  #53  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#57  #50  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (1740 reviews) Click to rate
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#52  #44  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#54  #44  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#105  #93  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (4223 reviews) Click to rate
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#46  #40  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#46  #40  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#101  #44  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (1183 reviews) Click to rate
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#108  #82  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#126  #82  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#104  #92  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (213 reviews) Click to rate
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#110  #84  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#128  #84  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#140  #124  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (337 reviews) Click to rate
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#47  #41  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#47  #41  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#201  #67  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (296 reviews) Click to rate
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#29  #27  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]
#201  #76  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]
#324  #42  CWTS Leiden Ranking [09 July, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (355 reviews) Click to rate
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#31  #27  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#31  #27  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#101  #45  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (395 reviews) Click to rate
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#43  #38  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#43  #38  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#45  #41  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (143 reviews) Click to rate
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#91  #73  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#99  #73  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#21  #16  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (2420 reviews) Click to rate
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#93  #74  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#101  #74  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#27  #25  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (2094 reviews) Click to rate
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#201  #69  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]
#257  #84  CWUR Center for World University Rankings [15 June, 2020]
#298  #41  Nature Index [04 May, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (543 reviews) Click to rate
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#9  #9  4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities [01 July, 2020]
#9  #9  4icu - World Ranking [01 July, 2020]
#211  #190  America's Best Value Colleges 2019 [01 January, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (226 reviews) Click to rate
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#101  #50  ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities [17 August, 2020]
#204  #28  CWTS Leiden Ranking [09 July, 2020]
#171  #62  CWUR Center for World University Rankings [15 June, 2020]



Key Facts about USA

Population: 310232863

Capital: Washington

Time: GMT -3 — GTM -8

Telephone country code: +1

  • Religion:
  • Catholicism  20%
  • Baptist  5%
  • Methodist  2%
  • Other Protestant  38%
  • Latter-Day Saints  2%
  • Judaism  2%
  • Atheist, agnostic and unclassified  27%
  • Other religions: Orthodox, Jehovah's Witnesses, Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism  3%
  • Largest cities in USA:
  • 1. New York: 8,175,000
  • 2. Los Angeles: 4,000,000
  • 3. Chicago: 2,700,000
  • 4. Brooklyn: 2,300,000
  • 5. Houston: 2,300,000

Largest international airport in USA:

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL): 103.902.992 Passengers/Year; 2 Terminals; 12 km. from Atlanta city center

Living costs for students in USA:
  • Big Mac price (USA average): 5.74 US$ (40% more expensive than in United Kingdom)
  • Plug Type A
    • Residential voltage: 120 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz
  • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 120 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz

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FAQ

Harvard University ranks #1 in USA in our meta ranking composed of 110 university rankings.

Among all universities in USA University of Wisconsin-Madison is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 47 rankings where University of Wisconsin-Madison is listed.

University of Pennsylvania is ranked best in USA for Medicine & Health. See all rankings for the University of Pennsylvania.

Colorado School of Mines is ranked best in USA for Engineering. See all rankings for the Colorado School of Mines.

Harvard University is ranked best in USA for Social Studies & Humanities. See all rankings for the Harvard University.

Stanford University is ranked best in USA for Natural Sciences. See all rankings for the Stanford University.

University of Southern California is ranked best in USA for Journalism & Media Studies. See all rankings for the University of Southern California.

University of Massachusetts Amherst is ranked best in USA for Languages & Literature. See all rankings for the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is ranked best in USA for Business. See all rankings for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is ranked best in USA for Computer Science. See all rankings for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Latin America:
Academic Reputation 30%
Employer Reputation 20%
Faculty to Student Ratio 10%
Staff with PhD 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per Paper 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings BRICS:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 20%
Staff with a PhD 10%
Papers per faculty 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS 50 under 50:
Based on the QS World University rankings methodology, the top 50 universities that are under 50 years old.

Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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Forbes

Criteria used in ranking -America's Best Value Colleges 2019:
Rank on Forbes 2018 Top Colleges ranking 20%
Student debt 20%
Alumni earnings 20%
Net price 20%
Graduation rate 10%
Pell Grant recipients 10%

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Kiplinger

Criteria used in ranking -Kiplinger's Best College Values:
Quality Criteria 55%
Cost Criteria 45%

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MONEY

Criteria used in ranking -MONEY 50 Best Public Colleges:
Quality of education 33.33%
Affordability 33.33%
Outcomes 33.33%

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Criteria used in ranking -MONEY Best Colleges:
Quality of education 33.33%
Affordability 33.33%
Outcomes 33.33%

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Criteria used in ranking -MONEY Colleges That Add the Most Value:
Quality of education 33.33%
Affordability 33.33%
Outcomes 33.33%

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Criteria used in ranking -MONEY Best Colleges You Can Actually Get Into:
Quality of education 33.33%
Affordability 33.33%
Outcomes 33.33%

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NTU ranking

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU North America:
Research productivity 25%
Research impact 35%
Research Excellence 40%

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National Institutional Ranking Framework

Criteria used in ranking -nirf National Institutional Ranking Framework:
Teaching, Learning and Resources 30%
Research and Professional Practices 30%
Graduation Outcomes 20%
Outreach and Inclusivity 10%
Perception 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

Payscale

Criteria used in ranking -Payscale Bachelor's only:
Ranking is based on ROI

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Perspektywy

Criteria used in ranking -Perspektywy MBA:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -Perspektywy:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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RUY

Criteria used in ranking -Canada's Top 50 Research Universities:
Total Sponsored Research Income 20%
Research Intensity per Faculty 20%
Total Number of Publications 20%
Publication Intensity 20%
Publication Impact 10%
Research Intensity per Graduate Student 10%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Ranking:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -Best universities in the Asia-Pacific region:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -The World’s Most International Universities:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -World Reputation Rankings:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -Young University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -BRICS & Emerging Economies University Ranking:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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The Economist Newspaper Limited

Criteria used in ranking -Masters in Management:
Open new career opportunities 37%
Personal development/educational experience 30%
Increase salary 23%
Potential to network 10%

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The Financial Times Limited, UK

Criteria used in ranking -Executive Education - Customised:
Faculty 8.4%
Programme design 8.4%
Preparation 8.3%
Aims achieved 8.3%
New skills and learning 8.3%
Future use 8%

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Criteria used in ranking -European Business School Rankings:
MBA European rank 25%
EMBA European rank 25%
Masters in Management European rank 25%
Executive Education open programmes 12.5%
Executive Education custom programmes 12.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -Financial Times - Global MBA:
Weighted salary 20%
Salary increase 20%
FT research rank 10%
International mobility 6%
Faculty with doctorates 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -Financial Times - Executive MBA:
Salary today 20%
Salary increase 20%
FT research rank 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -Financial Times - Masters in Finance 2020:
Salary today US$ 20%
Salary increase 10%
International mobility 8%
International course experience 8%
Faculty with doctorates 6%

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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Reuters Most Innovative Universities:
Patent Volume 33%
Patent Citations 34%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11%

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Urap

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Wallstreet Journal USA & THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE US Colleges:
Outcomes 40% (employability)
Resources 30%
Engagement 20% (teaching)
Environment 10% (diversity)

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Washington Monthly

Criteria used in ranking -National Universities:
Social Mobility 33.33%
Research 33.33%
Community and National Service 33.33%

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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