Best Colleges in United States - Acceptance Rate, SAT Score Range, ACT Score Range, Location, Address

Best Colleges in United States
380 college(s) found. Showing 1 - 20.
The results are sorted by US News rankings for Best National Universities.
#1 in National Universities
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Federal School Code 002627OPE ID 00262700

Private

Net Price: $9,749

In-State Fee: $50,340

Out-of-State Fee: $50,340
#2 in National Universities
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Federal School Code 002155OPE ID 00215500

Private

Net Price: $15,561

In-State Fee: $50,420

Out-of-State Fee: $50,420
#3 in National Universities
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Federal School Code 002178OPE ID 00217800

Private

Net Price: $18,278

In-State Fee: $51,832

Out-of-State Fee: $51,832
#3 in National Universities
Columbia University in the City of New York, New York, NY
Federal School Code 002707OPE ID 00270700

Private

Net Price: $22,637

In-State Fee: $59,430

Out-of-State Fee: $59,430
#3 in National Universities
Yale University, New Haven, CT
Federal School Code 001426OPE ID 00142600

Private

Net Price: $18,770

In-State Fee: $53,430

Out-of-State Fee: $53,430
#6 in National Universities
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Federal School Code 001305OPE ID 00130500

Private

Net Price: $12,265

In-State Fee: $51,354

Out-of-State Fee: $51,354
#6 in National Universities
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Federal School Code 001774OPE ID 00177400

Private

Net Price: $26,160

In-State Fee: $58,230

Out-of-State Fee: $58,230
#6 in National Universities
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Federal School Code 003378OPE ID 00337800

Private

Net Price: $25,033

In-State Fee: $55,584

Out-of-State Fee: $55,584
#9 in National Universities
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Federal School Code 001739OPE ID 00173900

Private

Net Price: $24,840

In-State Fee: $54,568

Out-of-State Fee: $54,568
#10 in National Universities
Duke University, Durham, NC
Federal School Code 002920OPE ID 00292000

Private

Net Price: $23,442

In-State Fee: $55,695

Out-of-State Fee: $55,695
#10 in National Universities
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Federal School Code 002077OPE ID 00207700

Private

Net Price: $30,701

In-State Fee: $53,740

Out-of-State Fee: $53,740
#12 in National Universities
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
Federal School Code 001131OPE ID 00113100

Private

Net Price: $23,820

In-State Fee: $52,362

Out-of-State Fee: $52,362
#12 in National Universities
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Federal School Code 002573OPE ID 00257300

Private

Net Price: $31,449

In-State Fee: $55,453

Out-of-State Fee: $55,453
#14 in National Universities
Brown University, Providence, RI
Federal School Code 003401OPE ID 00340100

Private

Net Price: $31,685

In-State Fee: $55,466

Out-of-State Fee: $55,466
#15 in National Universities
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Federal School Code 003535OPE ID 00353500

Private

Net Price: $20,253

In-State Fee: $49,816

Out-of-State Fee: $49,816
#15 in National Universities
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
Federal School Code 001840OPE ID 00184000

Private

Net Price: $32,096

In-State Fee: $53,391

Out-of-State Fee: $53,391
#17 in National Universities
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Federal School Code 002711OPE ID 00271100

Private

Net Price: $30,494

In-State Fee: $55,188

Out-of-State Fee: $55,188
#17 in National Universities
Rice University, Houston, TX
Federal School Code 003604OPE ID 00360400

Private

Net Price: $20,879

In-State Fee: $47,350

Out-of-State Fee: $47,350
#19 in National Universities
Washington University in St Louis, Saint Louis, MO
Federal School Code 002520OPE ID 00252000

Private

Net Price: $27,427

In-State Fee: $53,399

Out-of-State Fee: $53,399
#20 in National Universities
University of California-Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Federal School Code 001315OPE ID 00131500

PUBLIC

Net Price: $14,171

In-State Fee: $13,226

Out-of-State Fee: $42,218
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