Top National Universities

Colleges Ranked In Top National Universities

Next table compares colleges ranked In Top National Universities in perspective of admission rate, college costs, completion rates, enrollment, and students to faculty ratio. The schools are ranked and selected by our ranking method and only qualified schools are included in the ranking.
There are 43 public and 57 private schools in Top National Universities. The average acceptance ratio of Top National Universities is 38.31% and the average admission yield is 34.75%.The average tuition & fees of the Top National Universities is $42,592 based on out-of-state rate. The average graduation rate is 84.30% and the average student to faculty ratio is 13.22:1 (7.56%). In average, 23,436 students are attending to one of the schools.
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Top National Universities Comparison Table
RankNameScoreAcceptance RatioYieldTuition & FeesGraduation RateStudent PopulationStudent: Faculty
1 Stanford, CAPrivate, 4 Years100.0 4.8 % 82.1 % $49,617 93.9 % 17,184 10:1
2 Cambridge, MAPrivate, 4 Years98.5 5.4 % 78.8 % $48,949 97.2 % 29,908 7:1
3 New Haven, CTPrivate, 4 Years97.2 6.3 % 68.8 % $51,400 97.8 % 12,458 6:1
4 Cambridge, MAPrivate, 4 Years97.1 7.9 % 73.5 % $49,892 92.8 % 11,376 3:1
5 Pasadena, CAPrivate, 4 Years96.8 8.1 % 42.5 % $49,908 93.6 % 2,240 3:1
6 Princeton, NJPrivate, 4 Years96.8 6.5 % 68.3 % $47,140 97.5 % 8,181 5:1
7 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years96.5 6.8 % 62.0 % $51,640 94.1 % 29,372 6:1
8 Chicago, ILPrivate, 4 Years95.7 7.9 % 63.7 % $54,825 94.2 % 15,775 6:1
9 Philadelphia, PAPrivate, 4 Years94.4 9.4 % 67.8 % $53,534 95.3 % 24,960 6:1
10 Providence, RIPrivate, 4 Years93.3 9.3 % 55.8 % $53,419 95.5 % 9,781 7:1
11 Evanston, ILPrivate, 4 Years93.2 10.7 % 53.0 % $52,678 93.5 % 21,823 7:1
12 Durham, NCPrivate, 4 Years92.8 10.8 % 50.2 % $53,500 94.6 % 15,735 7:1
13 Hanover, NHPrivate, 4 Years92.8 10.6 % 51.2 % $52,950 96.6 % 6,409 7:1
14 Nashville, TNPrivate, 4 Years91.9 10.7 % 45.9 % $47,664 92.4 % 12,587 8:1
15 Ithaca, NYPrivate, 4 Years91.5 14.1 % 52.3 % $52,853 93.9 % 22,319 9:1
16 Houston, TXPrivate, 4 Years91.5 15.3 % 35.2 % $45,608 93.1 % 6,855 6:1
17 Notre Dame, INPrivate, 4 Years91.0 18.7 % 56.0 % $51,495 95.1 % 12,393 10:1
18 Saint Louis, MOPrivate, 4 Years90.9 16.5 % 36.8 % $51,533 94.0 % 15,047 8:1
19 Berkeley, CAPublic, 4 Years90.8 16.9 % 44.2 % $42,184 91.7 % 40,154 18:1
20 Baltimore, MDPrivate, 4 Years90.7 12.8 % 38.2 % $52,170 92.4 % 23,917 10:1
21 Washington, DCPrivate, 4 Years90.6 16.8 % 46.7 % $52,300 94.3 % 18,525 11:1
22 Medford, MAPrivate, 4 Years90.3 14.3 % 46.2 % $54,318 92.1 % 11,489 8:1
23 Los Angeles, CAPublic, 4 Years89.9 18.0 % 37.5 % $41,275 91.1 % 43,548 17:1
24 Los Angeles, CAPrivate, 4 Years89.8 16.6 % 34.0 % $54,259 92.0 % 43,871 9:1
25 Pittsburgh, PAPrivate, 4 Years89.2 21.7 % 33.7 % $53,910 89.8 % 13,258 10:1
26 Atlanta, GAPrivate, 4 Years88.6 25.3 % 26.9 % $49,392 90.6 % 14,067 9:1
27 Atlanta, GAPublic, 4 Years88.3 25.8 % 36.6 % $33,014 86.3 % 26,839 20:1
28 Charlottesville, VAPublic, 4 Years88.1 29.9 % 38.1 % $47,650 94.2 % 23,898 15:1
29 Bethlehem, PAPrivate, 4 Years88.1 26.1 % 35.7 % $50,740 88.8 % 7,059 9:1
30 Chestnut Hill, MAPrivate, 4 Years88.1 31.1 % 26.2 % $53,346 92.5 % 14,466 14:1
31 Ann Arbor, MIPublic, 4 Years88.0 28.6 % 42.1 % $49,142 91.2 % 44,718 12:1
32 Boston, MAPrivate, 4 Years87.8 28.9 % 18.1 % $49,497 86.2 % 20,381 14:1
33 Chapel Hill, NCPublic, 4 Years87.8 26.9 % 45.0 % $34,588 91.1 % 29,468 13:1
34 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years87.8 31.9 % 31.7 % $50,464 84.7 % 50,550 10:1
35 Rochester, NYPrivate, 4 Years87.4 35.5 % 23.5 % $52,020 85.4 % 11,209 10:1
36 Hoboken, NJPrivate, 4 Years87.4 39.1 % 25.4 % $50,554 82.8 % 6,617 10:1
37 Provo, UTPrivate, 4 Years87.3 51.2 % 80.5 % $5,460 83.1 % 34,240 21:1
38 Waltham, MAPrivate, 4 Years87.3 33.4 % 22.2 % $53,182 89.9 % 5,729 10:1
39 Boston, MAPrivate, 4 Years87.3 29.4 % 21.0 % $52,082 86.5 % 32,695 10:1
40 La Jolla, CAPublic, 4 Years87.0 35.7 % 19.1 % $42,032 87.2 % 34,979 19:1
41 Washington, DCPrivate, 4 Years86.9 40.2 % 24.6 % $51,346 83.7 % 27,159 13:1
42 Cleveland, OHPrivate, 4 Years86.8 35.4 % 15.4 % $47,500 82.1 % 11,664 11:1
43 Winston-Salem, NCPrivate, 4 Years86.8 30.3 % 30.7 % $51,400 88.3 % 7,968 10:1
44 Santa Barbara, CAPublic, 4 Years86.7 35.8 % 18.1 % $42,465 82.3 % 24,346 18:1
45 College Park, MDPublic, 4 Years86.7 48.1 % 31.3 % $33,606 86.4 % 39,083 17:1
46 Troy, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.7 44.3 % 20.6 % $52,305 83.0 % 7,363 15:1
47 New Orleans, LAPrivate, 4 Years86.6 25.5 % 22.7 % $52,960 83.3 % 12,581 8:1
48 Williamsburg, VAPublic, 4 Years86.5 36.5 % 28.7 % $43,670 91.5 % 8,617 12:1
49 Champaign, ILPublic, 4 Years86.4 60.1 % 33.2 % $34,719 85.2 % 46,951 20:1
50 Madison, WIPublic, 4 Years86.3 52.6 % 37.2 % $34,783 84.9 % 42,582 18:1
51 Villanova, PAPrivate, 4 Years86.3 43.5 % 22.3 % $51,284 90.3 % 10,842 12:1
52 Gainesville, FLPublic, 4 Years86.3 45.9 % 49.5 % $28,659 87.2 % 52,367 20:1
53 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.2 50.7 % 63.7 % $42,000 81.8 % 6,168 8:1
54 Washington, DCPrivate, 4 Years86.2 25.9 % 33.5 % $46,615 81.2 % 13,346 12:1
55 Worcester, MAPrivate, 4 Years86.1 48.4 % 22.1 % $48,628 86.2 % 6,642 13:1
56 Coral Gables, FLPrivate, 4 Years86.0 37.7 % 16.8 % $48,484 81.7 % 16,744 12:1
57 Seattle, WAPublic, 4 Years85.9 45.3 % 32.8 % $35,538 83.9 % 45,591 17:1
58 Golden, COPublic, 4 Years85.9 40.4 % 19.7 % $37,436 76.9 % 6,069 15:1
59 Columbus, OHPublic, 4 Years85.8 54.1 % 32.7 % $29,696 83.7 % 59,482 19:1
60 Tulsa, OKPrivate, 4 Years85.8 37.0 % 24.0 % $39,502 72.9 % 4,563 11:1
61 Austin, TXPublic, 4 Years85.7 40.4 % 45.5 % $36,744 81.2 % 51,331 18:1
62 Davis, CAPublic, 4 Years85.6 42.3 % 19.9 % $42,433 84.7 % 36,460 20:1
63 Dallas, TXPrivate, 4 Years85.6 48.9 % 23.5 % $52,498 78.8 % 11,739 11:1
64 Athens, GAPublic, 4 Years85.6 53.9 % 44.4 % $30,392 84.8 % 36,574 18:1
65 Irvine, CAPublic, 4 Years85.5 40.6 % 20.7 % $41,752 87.2 % 32,754 18:1
66 Chicago, ILPrivate, 4 Years85.5 57.1 % 20.5 % $45,253 71.4 % 7,730 13:1
67 Malibu, CAPrivate, 4 Years85.4 36.9 % 18.1 % $51,992 87.1 % 7,826 13:1
68 Raleigh, NCPublic, 4 Years85.3 47.5 % 34.9 % $27,406 77.1 % 33,755 13:1
69 Bronx, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.3 45.2 % 10.8 % $50,601 79.6 % 15,582 14:1
70 Pittsburgh, PAPublic, 4 Years85.3 55.4 % 24.5 % $30,642 81.4 % 28,664 15:1
71 West Lafayette, INPublic, 4 Years85.3 56.0 % 27.0 % $28,794 76.3 % 41,513 12:1
72 Minneapolis, MNPublic, 4 Years85.3 44.4 % 26.9 % $26,603 78.4 % 51,579 17:1
73 Rolla, MOPublic, 4 Years85.2 79.3 % 44.8 % $27,701 64.0 % 8,835 21:1
74 Richardson, TXPublic, 4 Years85.1 68.0 % 37.4 % $29,656 67.5 % 26,793 24:1
75 Blacksburg, VAPublic, 4 Years84.9 70.9 % 33.5 % $31,014 83.8 % 33,170 14:1
76 Storrs, CTPublic, 4 Years84.9 48.8 % 21.8 % $36,948 82.2 % 27,721 16:1
77 San Diego, CAPrivate, 4 Years84.9 51.4 % 15.3 % $47,708 77.8 % 8,508 14:1
78 New Brunswick, NJPublic, 4 Years84.8 56.9 % 31.0 % $30,579 80.1 % 50,146 15:1
79 University Park, PAPublic, 4 Years84.8 56.4 % 28.4 % $33,664 85.5 % 47,789 16:1
80 Santa Cruz, CAPublic, 4 Years84.7 57.9 % 14.8 % $42,034 76.9 % 18,783 18:1
81 Tallahassee, FLPublic, 4 Years84.7 58.0 % 37.3 % $21,683 80.1 % 41,173 24:1
82 Waco, TXPrivate, 4 Years84.7 39.7 % 25.5 % $43,790 74.0 % 16,959 15:1
83 Vestal, NYPublic, 4 Years84.7 40.6 % 20.7 % $24,403 83.0 % 17,292 19:1
84 Rochester, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.6 54.9 % 23.9 % $40,068 65.5 % 16,507 13:1
85 Clemson, SCPublic, 4 Years84.6 50.5 % 31.0 % $36,058 81.1 % 23,406 18:1
86 Syracuse, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.5 52.3 % 22.9 % $46,755 82.2 % 21,970 15:1
87 Denver, COPrivate, 4 Years84.5 53.5 % 12.9 % $48,669 79.2 % 11,614 11:1
88 Stony Brook, NYPublic, 4 Years84.5 40.7 % 20.6 % $26,767 72.4 % 25,734 17:1
89 Fort Worth, TXPrivate, 4 Years84.4 37.6 % 25.2 % $44,760 77.1 % 10,394 13:1
90 Newark, DEPublic, 4 Years84.4 69.5 % 25.8 % $33,150 81.4 % 23,009 15:1
91 College Station, TXPublic, 4 Years84.4 67.2 % 43.4 % $35,860 80.2 % 65,632 21:1
92 Saint Louis, MOPrivate, 4 Years84.3 64.7 % 18.5 % $42,166 74.4 % 16,591 9:1
93 Lowell, MAPublic, 4 Years84.3 60.6 % 25.3 % $31,865 56.0 % 17,849 17:1
94 Knoxville, TNPublic, 4 Years84.3 77.2 % 35.7 % $31,390 68.8 % 28,052 17:1
95 Oxford, OHPublic, 4 Years84.2 65.4 % 19.5 % $32,750 78.4 % 19,697 15:1
96 Amherst, MAPublic, 4 Years84.2 59.7 % 19.2 % $33,477 76.1 % 30,037 18:1
97 Norman, OKPublic, 4 Years84.1 70.8 % 41.2 % $24,444 67.5 % 27,918 18:1
98 Philadelphia, PAPrivate, 4 Years84.1 74.6 % 10.9 % $52,002 69.8 % 24,232 10:1
99 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.0 - - - - - -
100 Tempe, AZPublic, 4 Years84.0 82.5 % 40.3 % $27,372 67.4 % 51,869 23:1
Average87.7 38.3 % $42,592 84.3 % 23,436 13.2:1
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