Massachusetts Institute of Technology's ranking in the 2017 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 7. Its tuition and fees are $48,452 (2016-17). Located outside Boston in Cambridge, Massachusetts, MIT focuses on scientific and technological research and is divided into five schools and one college.
Stanford University's ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 5. Its tuition and fees are $49,617 (2017-18). Stanford University’s pristine campus is located in California’s Bay Area, about 30 miles from San Francisco.
The engineering school at University of California--Berkeley has an application deadline of January 6. The application fee is $105 for U.S. residents and $125 for international students. Its tuition is full-time: $11,220 per year (in-state) and full-time: $26,322 per year (out-of-state).
California Institute of Technology's ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 10. Its tuition and fees are $49,908 (2017-18). Caltech, which focuses on science and engineering, is located in Pasadena, California, approximately 11 miles northeast of Los Angeles.
University of Michigan—Ann Arbor is a public institution that was founded in 1817. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 28,983, its setting is city, and the campus size is 3,207 acres. It utilizes a trimester-based academic calendar. University of Michigan—Ann Arbor's ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 28.
Founded in 1868, the University of California, Berkeley (UCB) is a public research university and the flagship institution of the ten research universities affiliated with the University of California system. Berkeley is one of the 14 founding members of the Association of American Universities and is home to some world-renowned research institutes, including the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute and the Space Sciences Laboratory.
The University of Wisconsin—Madison College of Engineering is particularly highly ranked for its nuclear engineering program, and it offers scores of other degree areas to graduate students. There are master’s and Ph.D. programs, as well as interdisciplinary degree programs in areas like geological engineering and limnology and marine science.
Princeton's unofficial motto, "Princeton in the Nation's Service and the Service of Humanity," speaks to the university's commitment to community service. Princeton includes highly ranked graduate programs through the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and School of Engineering and Applied Science.
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to the benefit of the state, the nation and the world.
Purdue University—West Lafayette is a public institution that was founded in 1869. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 30,043, its setting is city, and the campus size is 2,468 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Purdue University—West Lafayette's ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 56.
Graduate students at Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering can partner with faculty to explore research areas ranging from biomechanics to acoustics at one of the 20 research centers, institutes, and laboratories housed within the College of Engineering.
Cornell University's ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 14. Its tuition and fees are $52,853 (2017-18). Cornell University, located in Ithaca, New York, has more than 1,000 student organizations on campus, which range from the Big Red Marching Band to the International Affairs Society.
Dartmouth College is a private institution that was founded in 1769. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,310, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 237 acres. It utilizes a quarter-based academic calendar. Dartmouth College's ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 11.
University of Maryland - College Park Ranked in Top 50 for Students From Outside the USA in 2018 Rankings for International Students Troy, New York and College Park, Maryland College Factual has released their rankings of the Best U.S. Colleges & Universities for Students from Outside the USA.