RANKED: America’s Top 500 Colleges And Universities For 2019; Who’s No. 1? | CEOWORLD magazine
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology MA 2 Princeton University NJ 3 Yale University CT 4 Harvard University MA 5 California Institute of Technology CA 6 Duke University NC 7 University of Pennsylvania PA 8 Columbia University NY 9 Rice University TX 10 Stanford University CA 11 University of California–Berkeley CA 12 Vanderbilt University TN 13 Brown University RI 14 Williams College MA 15 University of California–Los Angeles CA 16 University of Chicago IL 17 Georgia Institute of Technology GA 18 Northwestern University IL 19 Pomona College CA 20 Johns Hopkins University MD 21 Amherst College MA 22 Dartmouth College NH 23 Harvey Mudd College CA 24 University of Notre Dame IN 25 Carnegie Mellon University PA 26 Washington University in St. Louis MO 27 Georgetown University DC 28 University of Michigan–Ann Arbor MI 29 Swarthmore College PA 30 University of Virginia VA 31 Cornell University NY 32 University of California–San Diego CA 33 University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill NC 34 Emory University GA 35 Claremont McKenna College CA 36 Wellesley College MA 37 University of Southern California CA 38 Case Western Reserve University OH 39 Northeastern University MA 40 University of California–Irvine CA 41 Colby College ME 42 Carleton College MN 43 Middlebury College VT 44 University of Florida FL 45 Tufts University MA 46 College of William and Mary VA 47 University of California–Santa Barbara CA 48 Vassar College NY 49 University of Texas–Austin TX 50 Grinnell College IA 51 Binghamton University–SUNY NY 52 Colgate University NY 53 Barnard College NY 54 Washington and Lee University VA 55 Stevens Institute of Technology NJ 56 University of Richmond VA 57 Brigham Young University–Provo UT 58 Lehigh University PA 59 Boston College MA 60 University of California–Davis CA 61 Lafayette College PA 62 Macalester College MN 63 University of Tulsa OK 64 California Polytechnic State University–San Luis Obispo CA 65 University of Washington WA 66 Stony Brook University–SUNY NY 67 University of Georgia GA 68 Bryn Mawr College PA 69 Illinois Institute of Technology IL 70 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute NY 71 Ohio State University–Columbus OH 72 Brandeis University MA 73 University of Connecticut CT 74 North Carolina State University–Raleigh NC 75 New York University NY 76 Davidson College NC 77 University of Wisconsin–Madison WI 78 Haverford College PA 78 St. Olaf College MN 80 University of Minnesota–Twin Cities MN 81 University of Illinois–Urbana-Champaign IL 82 Tulane University LA 83 Villanova University PA 84 Clemson University SC 85 Trinity University TX 86 Boston University MA 87 California State University–Long Beach CA 88 Oberlin College OH 89 Purdue University–West Lafayette IN 90 University of California–Santa Cruz CA 91 Bucknell University PA 92 Kenyon College OH 93 Bentley University MA 94 Milwaukee School of Engineering WI 95 Rhodes College TN 96 George Washington University DC 97 Florida State University FL 98 American University DC 99 Scripps College CA 100 University of South Florida FL 101 Virginia Military Institute VA 102 Santa Clara University CA 103 Skidmore College NY 104 College of New Jersey NJ 105 University of Miami FL 106 Pepperdine University CA 107 Truman State University MO 108 DePauw University IN 109 Occidental College CA 110 Centre College KY 111 Yeshiva University NY 112 College of Wooster OH 113 University of Massachusetts–Amherst MA 114 Whitman College WA 115 Michigan Technological University MI 116 Rochester Institute of Technology NY 117 Texas A&M University–College Station TX 118 University of California–Riverside CA 119 Southern Methodist University TX 120 Illinois Wesleyan University IL 121 Syracuse University NY 122 Southwestern University TX 123 University at Buffalo–SUNY NY 124 College of the Ozarks MO 125 University of Delaware DE 126 University of San Diego CA 127 Union University TN 128 University of Pittsburgh PA 129 Fordham University NY 130 Mississippi College MS 131 Wabash College IN 132 SUNY Polytechnic Institute–Albany/Utica NY 133 Gonzaga University WA 134 Howard University DC 135 Reed College OR 136 New Jersey Institute of Technology NJ 137 William Jewell College MO 138 University of Dallas TX 139 LeTourneau University TX 140 Missouri University of Science & Technology MO 141 Drake University IA 142 University of Minnesota–Morris MN 143 Miami University–Oxford OH 144 Alice Lloyd College KY 145 Baylor University TX 146 University of Utah UT 147 University of Central Florida FL 148 Clarkson University NY 149 Loyola Marymount University CA 150 Augustana University SD 151 University of Maryland–Baltimore County MD 152 San Diego State University CA 153 Coe College IA 154 Saint Louis University MO 155 St. Joseph’s College New York NY 156 William Carey University MS 157 Michigan State University MI 158 University of the Pacific CA 159 St. Mary’s College of Maryland MD 160 Wofford College SC 161 Wheaton College IL 162 Lewis University IL 163 SUNY College–Oneonta NY 164 Millsaps College MS 165 University of Evansville IN 166 University of Vermont VT 167 Ohio Northern University OH 168 University of Texas–Dallas TX 169 University of Detroit Mercy MI 170 Bradley University IL 171 California State Polytechnic University–Pomona CA 172 Cedarville University OH 173 Indiana University–Bloomington IN 174 Newman University KS 175 University of Iowa IA 176 Dominican University IL 177 California State University–Fullerton CA 178 University of St. Francis IL 179 Columbia International University SC 180 Saint Vincent College PA 181 Presbyterian College SC 182 University of Houston TX 183 University of Denver CO 184 Pennsylvania State University–University Park PA 185 University of Illinois–Springfield IL 186 Simmons University MA 187 Appalachian State University NC 188 Ave Maria University FL 189 Texas Christian University TX 190 Webster University MO 191 Goshen College IN 192 Cottey College MO 193 Austin College TX 194 Walla Walla University WA 195 Eastern Mennonite University VA 196 Lawrence Technological University MI 197 University of West Alabama AL 198 SUNY–Plattsburgh NY 199 Maryville College TN 200 Creighton University NE 200 University of Missouri–Kansas City MO 202 California State University–Los Angeles CA 203 Florida International University FL 204 Pacific Lutheran University WA 205 Thomas Aquinas College CA 206 Hendrix College AR 207 Western Carolina University NC 208 University of California–Merced CA 209 University of Massachusetts–Lowell MA 210 James Madison University VA 211 Rockhurst University MO 212 Mercer University GA 213 Caldwell University NJ 214 Kuyper College MI 215 Seattle University WA 216 Washington State University WA 217 University of Tennessee TN 218 University of South Carolina SC 219 Calvin College MI 220 University of Oklahoma OK 221 University of St. Mary KS 222 University of North Carolina–Wilmington NC 223 University of Missouri MO 224 Le Moyne College NY 225 Chapman University CA 226 John Brown University AR 227 SUNY–Oswego NY 228 Luther College IA 229 Central College IA 230 Florida Southern College FL 231 Drexel University PA 232 Holy Names University CA 233 Fresno Pacific University CA 234 Azusa Pacific University CA 235 California State University–Northridge CA 236 University at Albany–SUNY NY 237 University of San Francisco CA 238 University of North Florida FL 239 SUNY–Geneseo NY 240 University of Rhode Island RI 241 Messiah College PA 242 Framingham State University MA 243 Manhattan College NY 244 Brescia University KY 245 University of Nebraska–Lincoln NE 246 Ball State University IN 247 Randolph-Macon College VA 248 University of Mount Olive NC 249 York College of Pennsylvania PA 250 Albion College MI 251 University of Dayton OH 252 Dallas Baptist University TX 253 Lipscomb University TN 254 Piedmont College GA 255 Butler University IN 256 Duquesne University PA 257 University of Redlands CA 258 Tennessee Technological University TN 259 College of St. Benedict MN 260 Simpson College IA 261 San Jose State University CA 262 St. Mary’s College IN 263 University of Scranton PA 264 Florida Institute of Technology FL 265 College at Brockport–SUNY NY 266 Arizona State University–Tempe AZ 267 Northwestern College IA 268 University of La Verne CA 269 Hope College MI 270 Augsburg University MN 271 Salem College NC 272 Kettering University MI 273 Elon University NC 274 Ramapo College of New Jersey NJ 275 Iowa State University IA 276 Berry College GA 276 North Park University IL 278 John Carroll University OH 279 Bridgewater College VA 280 Capital University OH 281 California Lutheran University CA 282 Oregon Institute of Technology OR 283 Oklahoma Christian University OK 284 University of New Mexico NM 285 Taylor University IN 286 Andrews University MI 287 Bryan College TN 288 Roberts Wesleyan College NY 289 Florida A&M University FL 290 George Mason University VA 290 University of Montevallo AL 292 Harding University AR 293 Notre Dame of Maryland University MD 294 St. John Fisher College NY 294 New York Institute of Technology NY 296 Louisiana Tech University LA 297 SUNY–Fredonia NY 298 Spelman College GA 299 University of Alabama AL 300 Georgia College & State University GA 301 University of Mary Washington VA 302 St. Mary’s College of California CA 303 University of Alabama–Huntsville AL 304 Olivet Nazarene University IL 305 Oklahoma Baptist University OK 306 St. John’s University MN 307 Spalding University KY 308 Barton College NC 309 California State University–San Marcos CA 310 Nova Southeastern University FL 311 Lycoming College PA 312 University of Illinois–Chicago IL 313 Seton Hall University NJ 314 University of Idaho ID 315 Birmingham-Southern College AL 316 Pacific Union College CA 317 Lindenwood University MO 318 California State University–San Bernardino CA 319 Eastern Michigan University MI 320 Asbury University KY 321 North Greenville University SC 322 Ripon College WI 323 College of Our Lady of the Elms MA 324 Eastern University PA 324 University of Texas–Rio Grande Valley TX 326 Biola University CA 327 Geneva College PA 328 Ferris State University MI 329 Trevecca Nazarene University TN 330 The Master’s University and Seminary CA 331 Mount Vernon Nazarene University OH 332 California State University–Fresno CA 333 Corban University OR 334 Point Loma Nazarene University CA 335 Davis and Elkins College WV 336 Niagara University NY 337 Christopher Newport University VA 338 Rockford University IL 339 Texas A&M International University TX 340 Valparaiso University IN 341 University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma OK 342 Hanover College IN 343 Blackburn College IL 344 Marietta College OH 345 Canisius College NY 346 Wheeling Jesuit University WV 347 Hamline University MN 348 Auburn University AL 349 Texas Lutheran University TX 350 California State University–Chico CA 351 Doane University NE 352 Oglethorpe University GA 353 Samford University AL 354 Worcester State University MA 355 University of Louisiana–Lafayette LA 356 Spring Hill College AL 357 St. Bonaventure University NY 358 Lakeland University WI 359 Otterbein University OH 360 Loyola University Chicago IL 361 Purchase College–SUNY NY 362 University of Cincinnati OH 363 Adelphi University NY 364 Loyola University New Orleans LA 365 Marquette University WI 366 Molloy College NY 367 Greenville University IL 368 Bowie State University MD 369 Clarke University IA 370 MidAmerica Nazarene University KS 371 St. Francis College NY 372 Alma College MI 373 Oklahoma State University OK 374 Lincoln Memorial University TN 375 Mount St. Mary’s University MD 375 Liberty University VA 377 Covenant College GA 378 Gardner-Webb University NC 379 Vanguard University of Southern California CA 380 Indiana Wesleyan University IN 381 St. Catherine University MN 382 Elizabethtown College PA 383 University of Arkansas AR 384 Western Washington University WA 385 Ashland University OH 386 York College NE 387 University of North Carolina–Charlotte NC 388 McDaniel College MD 389 San Francisco State University CA 390 Thomas Jefferson University PA 391 Misericordia University PA 392 Oregon State University OR 393 Catawba College NC 394 SUNY–New Paltz NY 395 Oklahoma City University OK 396 East Central University OK 397 Fitchburg State University MA 398 Minot State University ND 399 Emerson College MA 400 St. Thomas University FL 401 University of North Alabama AL 402 Linfield College OR 403 Farmingdale State College–SUNY NY 404 Texas Tech University TX 405 Middle Tennessee State University TN 406 Colorado State University CO 407 Young Harris College GA 408 McPherson College KS 409 Wartburg College IA 410 California State University–Sacramento CA 411 Houghton College NY 412 Carroll College MT 413 College of St. Scholastica MN 414 University of Michigan–Flint MI 415 University of Northern Iowa IA 416 Nebraska Wesleyan University NE 417 Cardinal Stritch University WI 418 Arcadia University PA 419 Georgetown College KY 420 University of Maryland–Eastern Shore MD 421 Xavier University OH 422 Springfield College MA 423 Trinity Christian College IL 424 University of North Carolina–Asheville NC 425 University of Minnesota–Crookston MN 426 Northern Illinois University IL 427 University of Mary ND 428 Ouachita Baptist University AR 429 Millikin University IL 430 Moravian College PA 431 Flagler College FL 432 Grand Valley State University MI 433 West Virginia University Institute of Technology WV 434 University of North Carolina–Greensboro NC 435 Roanoke College VA 436 University of West Florida FL 437 Central Washington University WA 438 University of Louisiana–Monroe LA 439 St. Xavier University IL 440 Sam Houston State University TX 441 Jacksonville State University AL 442 Gannon University PA 443 Anderson University IN 444 Hollins University VA 445 Bridgewater State University MA 446 Manchester University IN 447 Trine University IN 448 Carroll University WI 449 Cedar Crest College PA 450 Minnesota State University–Moorhead MN 451 Winona State University MN 452 Lyon College AR 453 Friends University KS 454 Avila University MO 455 Hampden-Sydney College VA 456 McKendree University IL 457 Westmont College CA 458 New Mexico State University NM 459 University of Colorado–Boulder CO 460 West Virginia University WV 461 Woodbury University CA 462 University of Tampa FL 463 Arkansas State University AR 464 Eckerd College FL 465 University of Charleston WV 466 Central Michigan University MI 467 Coppin State University MD 468 St. John’s University NY 469 Viterbo University WI 470 Elmhurst College IL 471 University of Lynchburg VA 472 Meredith College NC 473 The Citadel SC 474 St. Norbert College WI 475 Georgia State University GA 476 Lake Superior State University MI 477 Edgewood College WI 478 Hampton University VA 479 Franklin College IN 480 Florida Atlantic University FL 481 Southwestern Assemblies of God University TX 482 Houston Baptist University TX 483 Marian University IN 484 Huntington University IN 485 Towson University MD 486 Emory and Henry College VA 487 University of Hawaii–Manoa HI 488 Carthage College WI 489 Bethany Lutheran College MN 490 Alfred University NY 491 Mills College CA 492 Utah State University UT 493 University of Texas–Arlington TX 494 Stevenson University MD 495 University of North Texas TX 496 University of Findlay OH 497 University of Mississippi MS 498 Judson University IL 499 University of Alaska–Fairbanks AK 500 Stockton University NJ

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