Universities in USA
- Rankings & Reviews -

USA
1737 out of 1926
  • Universities in USA
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
48
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in USA
  • (40 institution and 8 subject rankings)
31
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in USA
  • Among TOP 200

For business studies see our separate ranking of business schools in USA

Latest ranking updates related to universities in USA
  • 29 Mar, 2021: Us News published most recent results of US News: Best Grad Schools (US) (Law). Includes 2096 universities from USA.
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Scimago Institutions published most recent results of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. Includes 489 universities from USA.
  • 17 Mar, 2021: Publication of Nature Index - Top 200 Rising Institutions in Asia Pacific. Northeastern University ranked #62.
  • 17 Mar, 2021: New edition of Nature Index - Top 200 Institutions in Asia Pacific. in position #130.

Highest subject rankings of universities in USA

Public Health
#1 
Johns Hopkins University
Physics
#1 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sociology
#1 
University of Michigan
English
#1 
Yale University
Civil Engineering
#2 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Communication & Media Studies
#2 
University of Southern California
Library & Information Management
#2 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Agricultural Sciences
#3 
University of California, Davis
Art & Design
#3 
Rhode Island School of Design
Statistics
#3 
University of California, Berkeley

Rankings of universities in USA 2021

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (4 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #1 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #3 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #3 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #4 
  • #4 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #2 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #2 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (5382 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #3 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #8 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #17 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #2 
  • #2 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #5 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #1 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (657 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #7 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #9 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #12 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #7 
  • #7 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #4 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #4 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (428 reviews)
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  • #9 
  • #9 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #19 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #18 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (1051 reviews)
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  • #11 
  • #11 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #12 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #12 
  • #25 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (4597 reviews)
  • #14 
  • #14 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #10 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #9 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #15 
  • #15 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #12 
  • #17 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #19 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #13 
  • #13 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #13 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #16 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #26 
  • #26 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #15 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #36 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (516 reviews)
  • #6 
  • #5 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #20 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #17 
  • #42 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (253 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #10 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #24 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #29 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (5468 reviews)
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  • #23 
  • #23 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #22 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #21 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (294 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #5 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #30 
  • #61 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #60 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #33 
  • #33 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #29 
  • #56 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #95 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #20 
  • #20 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #28 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #51 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #19 
  • #19 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #53 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #121 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #39 
  • #39 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #33 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #54 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #34 
  • #34 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #7 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #30 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (820 reviews)
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  • #27 
  • #27 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #17 
  • #26 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #35 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #18 
  • #18 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #50 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #29 
  • #105 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #71 
  • #71 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #21 
  • #38 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #24 
  • #80 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #61 
  • #61 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #23 
  • #44 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #71 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 2.4 / 5.0 (4739 reviews)
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  • #40 
  • #40 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #28 
  • #54 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #32 
  • #110 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #43 
  • #43 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #24 
  • #48 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #25 
  • #82 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (4071 reviews)
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  • #45 
  • #45 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #29 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #23 
  • #72 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (460 reviews)
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  • #47 
  • #47 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #37 
  • #94 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #109 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #65 
  • #65 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #25 
  • #49 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #21 
  • #65 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #38 
  • #38 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #64 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #112 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (206 reviews)
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  • #17 
  • #17 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #41 
  • #111 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #45 
  • #187 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (177 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #12 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #39 
  • #101 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #46 
  • #203 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (234 reviews)
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  • #24 
  • #24 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #85 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #39 
  • #158 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (570 reviews)
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  • #56 
  • #56 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #52 
  • #152 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #41 
  • #162 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (794 reviews)
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  • #16 
  • #15 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #47 
  • #124 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #89 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (205 reviews)
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  • #51 
  • #51 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #43 
  • #117 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #49 
  • #217 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (168 reviews)
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  • #31 
  • #31 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #53 
  • #155 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #55 
  • #260 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (2193 reviews)
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  • #32 
  • #32 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #44 
  • #120 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #51 
  • #230 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #48 
  • #48 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #45 
  • #121 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #40 
  • #162 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #80 
  • #80 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #38 
  • #98 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #47 
  • #210 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #74 
  • #74 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #32 
  • #68 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #35 
  • #152 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (231 reviews)
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  • #97 
  • #97 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #49 
  • #133 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #37 
  • #156 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (411 reviews)
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  • #79 
  • #77 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #90 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #152 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (2780 reviews)
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  • #82 
  • #82 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #40 
  • #105 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #38 
  • #157 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (755 reviews)
  • #28 
  • #28 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #56 
  • #170 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #48 
  • #211 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #105 
  • #104 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #50 
  • #140 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #60 
  • #320 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (352 reviews)
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  • #134 
  • #135 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #46 
  • #124 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #57 
  • #273 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (697 reviews)
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  • #49 
  • #49 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #51 
  • #147 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #42 
  • #166 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #91 
  • #91 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #35 
  • #85 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #44 
  • #177 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #172 
  • #173 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #48 
  • #131 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #52 
  • #230 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #101 
  • #100 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #80 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #30 
  • #108 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #89 
  • #89 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #75 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #53 
  • #256 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (290 reviews)
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  • #53 
  • #53 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #66 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #58 
  • #291 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (920 reviews)
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  • #195 
  • #196 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #57 
  • #184 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #50 
  • #220 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (543 reviews)
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  • #109 
  • #109 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #42 
  • #114 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #28 
  • #101 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #110 
  • #109 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #69 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #61 
  • #326 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #70 
  • #70 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #58 
  • #187 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #66 
  • #353 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #112 
  • #112 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #90 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #59 
  • #295 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (5134 reviews)
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  • #133 
  • #133 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #68 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #63 
  • #333 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (240 reviews)
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  • #162 
  • #162 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #64 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #75 
  • #420 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (93 reviews)
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  • #64 
  • #64 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #80 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #68 
  • #380 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #124 
  • #124 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #93 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #67 
  • #373 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (388 reviews)
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  • #186 
  • #187 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #73 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #82 
  • #456 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


  • #191 
  • #192 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #71 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #80 
  • #449 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (1221 reviews)
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  • #55 
  • #55 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #85 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #81 
  • #454 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (1233 reviews)
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  • #104 
  • #104 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #105 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #88 
  • #501 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (43 reviews)
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  • #114 
  • #114 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #60 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #79 
  • #446 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (213 reviews)
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  • #237 
  • #239 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #98 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #69 
  • #383 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (416 reviews)
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  • #69 
  • #68 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2020]
  • #83 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #73 
  • #414 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]


USA Key Facts for International Students

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

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)
 

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Harvard University ranks #1 in USA in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in USA University of Michigan is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 48 rankings where University of Michigan is listed.

Johns Hopkins University is ranked best in USA for Medicine & Health (Public Health). See all rankings for the Johns Hopkins University.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is ranked best in USA for Natural Sciences (Physics). See all rankings for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

University of Michigan is ranked best in USA for Social Studies & Humanities (Sociology). See all rankings for the University of Michigan.

Yale University is ranked best in USA for Languages & Literature (English). See all rankings for the Yale University.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is ranked best in USA for Engineering (Civil Engineering). See all rankings for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is ranked best in USA for Computer Science (Library & Information Management). See all rankings for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

University of California, Davis is ranked best in USA for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the University of California, Davis.

Rhode Island School of Design is ranked best in USA for Arts Visual & Performing (Art & Design). See all rankings for the Rhode Island School of Design.

University of California, Berkeley is ranked best in USA for Mathematics (Statistics). See all rankings for the University of California, Berkeley.

Suffolk University is ranked best in USA for Law (Criminology). See all rankings for the Suffolk University.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

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 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 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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Criteria used in ranking -QS Arab Region University Rankings 2021:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 15%
International research network 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Asia:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per paper 10%

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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 Best Colleges You Can Actually Get Into:
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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NTU ranking

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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Nature Index

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

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Payscale

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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 -Research Infosource: 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 Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

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Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
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 -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
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 Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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

Criteria used in ranking -THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
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 Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
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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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 Asia University Ranking:
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
Teaching 25%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 7.5%

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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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The Times and The Sunday Times

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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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Us News

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Wallstreet Journal USA & THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings:
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 Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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