CWUR - USA 2014 Rankings

Most students looking for a university to commence higher education will tell you that beyond seeking the advice of friends and family, the most essential port of call is a ranking system. These systems also create a sense of competitiveness between universities across the globe, as they each strive to deliver a better higher education. The Centre for World University rankings filters particulars to provide a comprehensively detailed list, making the process of landing a new university far easier for prospective students.

Rankingsort descending Institution Country Previous ranking
1
Harvard University
United States
5.9%
2
Stanford University
United States
5.1%
3
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
United States
7.7%
4
Columbia University
United States
5
University of California, Berkeley
United States
17.0%
6
University of Chicago
United States
8.4%
7
Princeton University
United States
7.4%
8
Yale University
United States
6.3%
9
Cornell University
United States
14.0%
10
California Institute of Technology
United States
8.0%
11
University of Pennsylvania
United States
12
University of California, Los Angeles
United States
18.2%
13
New York University
United States
34.0%
14
Johns Hopkins University
United States
15.0%
15
University of California, San Diego
United States
36.8%
16
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
United States
32%
17
Northwestern University
United States
13%
18
University of Wisconsin–Madison
United States
51.1%
19
Duke University
United States
10.8%
20
University of California, San Francisco
United States
21
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
United States
62.00%
22
University of Texas at Austin
United States
40.2%
23
University of Washington - Seattle
United States
55.0%
24
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
United States
60.9%
25
Rockefeller University
United States
26
University of Virginia
United States
30.0%
27
Dartmouth College
United States
11.5%
28
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
United States
29.0%
29
Pennsylvania State University
United States
54.8%
30
Ohio State University
United States
55.5%
31
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
United States
44.4%
32
University of Southern California
United States
17.8%
33
Purdue University
United States
60%
34
University of Pittsburgh
United States
54.5%
35
Carnegie Mellon University
United States
16.7%
36
University of California, Davis
United States
41.3%
37
Washington University in St. Louis
United States
17.9%
38
University of Florida
United States
39%
39
University of California, Santa Barbara
United States
36.1%
40
University of Utah
United States
82.6%
41
University of Colorado Boulder
United States
88%
42
University of Notre Dame
United States
21.2%
43
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
United States
44
Boston University
United States
45
University of Arizona
United States
77%
46
Vanderbilt University
United States
13.1%
47
University of Maryland, College Park
United States
47.0%
48
University of Rochester
United States
35.3%
49
Emory University
United States
26.8%
50
University of California, Irvine
United States
35.4%
51
Brown University
United States
8.6%
52
Georgia Institute of Technology
United States
33%
53
Tufts University
United States
17.4%
54
Case Western Reserve University
United States
54.3%
55
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
United States
56
Texas A&M University
United States
69.2%
57
Arizona State University
United States
58
Rice University
United States
14%
59
Michigan State University
United States
68.7%
60
Indiana University - Bloomington
United States
74.4%
61
Georgetown University
United States
17.1%
62
Baylor College of Medicine
United States
63
University of Iowa
United States
78.4%
64
Stony Brook University
United States
41.3%
65
University of Colorado Denver
United States
60%
66
University of Miami
United States
40.5%
67
University of Texas at Dallas
United States
52%
68
Wake Forest University
United States
34%
69
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
United States
69%
70
University of Houston
United States
58%
71
University of California, Santa Cruz
United States
48.6%
72
University of Alabama at Birmingham
United States
73.4%
73
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
United States
74
Southern Methodist University
United States
53.8%
75
Yeshiva University
United States
84%
76
University of South Florida - Tampa
United States
45.2%
77
Oregon Health & Science University
United States
78
University of Cincinnati
United States
67.1%
79
George Washington University
United States
34.4%
80
Iowa State University
United States
85.5%
81
University of Maryland, Baltimore
United States
61%
82
University of New Mexico
United States
64.6%
83
Wayne State University
United States
81%
84
University of Massachusetts Medical School
United States
85
University of Missouri–Columbia
United States
78.6%
86
University of Kansas
United States
88.4%
87
University of Georgia
United States
54.7%
88
University of Massachusetts Amherst
United States
62.6%
89
Louisiana State University
United States
75%
90
University of Illinois at Chicago
United States
71%
91
University of California, Riverside
United States
54.7%
92
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
United States
75%
93
North Carolina State University
United States
46.9%
94
University of Connecticut
United States
44.7%
95
Tulane University
United States
26%
96
University of Oklahoma
United States
80.4%
97
Brandeis University
United States
35%
98
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
United States
25%
99
Virginia Commonwealth University
United States
60.2%
100
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
United States
43.6%

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