Top 300 universities in United States | North America: Rankings & Acceptance rate

Rank
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University nameCountry & City
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
1 Harvard University United States
Cambridge
5%
2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States
Cambridge
7%
3 Stanford University United States
Stanford
5%
4 University of California - Berkeley United States
Berkeley
17%
5 Cornell University United States
Ithaca
13%
6 University of Washington-Seattle Campus United States
Seattle
46%
7 Columbia University in the City of New York United States
New York
7%
8 University of California - Los Angeles United States
Los Angeles
16%
9 Yale University United States
New Haven
7%
10 Princeton University United States
Princeton
6%
11 Pennsylvania State University - Main Campus United States
University Park
50%
12 University of California - Irvine United States
Irvine
37%
13 Purdue University - Main Campus United States
West Lafayette
57%
14 Duke University United States
Durham
10%
15 Carnegie Mellon University United States
Pittsburgh
22%
16 Texas A & M University - College Station United States
College Station
71%
17 University of Michigan - Ann Arbor United States
Ann Arbor
27%
18 University of Minnesota United States
Minneapolis
45%
19 University of Wisconsin - Madison United States
Madison
54%
20 Indiana University - Bloomington United States
Bloomington
76%
21 New York University United States
New York
28%
22 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill United States
Chapel Hill
24%
23 University of Pennsylvania United States
Philadelphia
9%
24 Michigan State University United States
East Lansing
72%
25 University of Maryland - College Park United States
College Park
45%
26 Johns Hopkins University United States
Baltimore
13%
27 University of Florida United States
Gainesville
42%
28 The University of Texas at Austin United States
Austin
36%
29 Northwestern University United States
Evanston
9%
30 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey United States
New Brunswick
65%
31 University of California-San Diego United States
La Jolla
34%
32 University of Southern California United States
Los Angeles
16%
33 University of Chicago United States
Chicago
9%
34 University of California - Davis United States
Davis
43%
35 University of Arizona United States
Tucson
84%
36 Arizona State University - Tempe United States
Tempe
84%
37 University of Virginia - Main Campus United States
Charlottesville
27%
38 University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign United States
Champaign
62%
39 Ohio State University - Main Campus United States
Columbus
48%
40 North Carolina State University at Raleigh United States
Raleigh
51%
41 Boston University United States
Boston
25%
42 University of Colorado Boulder United States
Boulder
80%
43 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University United States
Blacksburg
70%
44 University of Massachusetts - Amherst United States
Amherst
58%
45 University of Missouri - Columbia United States
Columbia
78%
46 Iowa State University United States
Ames
89%
47 Washington University in St Louis United States
St. Louis
16%
48 Michigan Career and Technical Institute United States
Plainwell
49 University of Nebraska - Lincoln United States
Lincoln
64%
50 University of California - Santa Cruz United States
Santa Cruz
51%
51 Georgia Institute of Technology - Main Campus United States
Atlanta
23%
52 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus United States
Pittsburgh
60%
53 University of Utah United States
Salt Lake City
66%
54 University of Georgia United States
Athens
54%
55 University of California - Santa Barbara United States
Santa Barbara
33%
56 California Institute of Technology United States
Pasadena
8%
57 University of Hawaii System Office United States
Honolulu
58 University of Kentucky United States
Lexington
96%
59 University of California - San Francisco United States
San Francisco
60 University of Iowa United States
Iowa City
86%
61 Vanderbilt University United States
Nashville
11%
62 Emory University United States
Atlanta
22%
63 Florida State University United States
Tallahassee
49%
64 Colorado State University - Fort Collins United States
Fort Collins
83%
65 University of Notre Dame United States
Notre Dame
19%
66 University of South Florida - Main Campus United States
Tampa
45%
67 George Mason University United States
Fairfax
81%
68 Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences United States
Rochester
69 Dartmouth College United States
Hanover
10%
70 Rice University United States
Houston
16%
71 University of Illinois at Chicago United States
Chicago
77%
72 Georgetown University United States
Washington
16%
73 Washington State University United States
Pullman
73%
74 Oregon State University United States
Corvallis
79%
75 University of Oregon United States
Eugene
83%
76 CUNY System Office United States
New York
77 University of Rochester United States
Rochester
34%
78 Brown University United States
Providence
8%
79 University of Delaware United States
Newark
63%
80 University at Buffalo United States
Buffalo
57%
81 George Washington University United States
Washington
41%
82 Tufts University United States
Medford
15%
83 Brigham Young University - Provo United States
Provo
52%
84 University of Connecticut United States
Storrs
48%
85 The University of Tennessee - Knoxville United States
Knoxville
77%
86 University of New Mexico - Main Campus United States
Albuquerque
67%
87 University of Kansas United States
Lawrence
93%
88 University of California - Riverside United States
Riverside
57%
89 University of Miami United States
Coral Gables
36%
90 Boston College United States
Chestnut Hill
32%
91 University of Central Florida United States
Orlando
50%
92 University of South Carolina - Columbia United States
Columbia
72%
93 Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College United States
Baton Rouge
74%
94 Georgia State University United States
Atlanta
70%
95 University of Houston United States
Houston
61%
96 University of North Texas United States
Denton
72%
97 University of Cincinnati - Main Campus United States
Cincinnati
76%
98 University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus United States
Norman
74%
99 University of New Hampshire - Main Campus United States
Durham
77%
100 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute United States
Troy
43%
101 University of Alabama at Birmingham United States
Birmingham
92%
102 Santa Clara University United States
Santa Clara
54%
103 Clemson University United States
Clemson
47%
104 Temple University United States
Philadelphia
57%
105 Cleveland Clinic Health System - School of Diagnostic Imaging United States
Euclid
106 San Diego State University United States
San Diego
35%
107 Utah State University United States
Logan
89%
108 West Virginia University United States
Morgantown
72%
109 Case Western Reserve University United States
Cleveland
33%
110 Drexel University United States
Philadelphia
79%
111 Oklahoma State University - Main Campus United States
Stillwater
74%
112 Auburn University United States
Auburn
84%
113 University of West Alabama United States
Livingston
28%
114 Virginia Commonwealth University United States
Richmond
84%
115 Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis United States
Indianapolis
80%
116 American University United States
Washington
29%
117 Florida International University United States
Miami
54%
118 Wayne State University United States
Detroit
67%
119 Rochester Institute of Technology United States
Rochester
57%
120 The University of Alabama United States
Tuscaloosa
53%
121 University of Vermont United States
Burlington
67%
122 Texas Tech University United States
Lubbock
69%
123 University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee United States
Milwaukee
72%
124 Portland State University United States
Portland
92%
125 University of Nevada - Reno United States
Reno
88%
126 East Carolina University United States
Greenville
79%
127 SUNY at Albany United States
Albany
54%
128 Gemological Institute of America - Carlsbad United States
Carlsbad
129 Kansas State University United States
Manhattan
94%
130 The University of Texas at Arlington United States
Arlington
71%
131 Yeshiva University United States
New York
63%
132 University of Arkansas United States
Fayetteville
66%
133 Southern Methodist University United States
Dallas
49%
134 University of Maryland - Baltimore County United States
Baltimore
60%
135 University of Maine-System Central Office United States
Orono
136 Northeastern University United States
Boston
27%
137 New Mexico State University - Main Campus United States
Las Cruces
64%
138 Kent State University at Kent United States
Kent
88%
139 Nova Southeastern University United States
Fort Lauderdale
58%
140 University of Maryland, Baltimore United States
Baltimore
141 Memorial Hospital School of Radiation Therapy Technology United States
New York
142 Fordham University United States
Bronx
46%
143 The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center United States
Houston
144 Tulane University of Louisiana United States
New Orleans
21%
145 University of Idaho United States
Moscow
73%
146 The University of Texas at Dallas United States
Richardson
76%
147 Northern Arizona University United States
Flagstaff
81%
148 Mississippi State University United States
Mississippi State
62%
149 San Francisco State University United States
San Francisco
70%
150 University of Alaska System of Higher Education United States
Fairbanks
151 Ball State University United States
Muncie
62%
152 Oregon Health & Science University United States
Portland
5%
153 University of Rhode Island United States
Kingston
70%
154 Baylor University United States
Waco
39%
155 City University of Seattle United States
Seattle
85%
156 University of Louisville United States
Louisville
75%
157 Southern Illinois University - Carbondale United States
Carbondale
76%
158 University of Wyoming United States
Laramie
97%
159 Montana State University United States
Bozeman
83%
160 University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus United States
Denver
65%
161 California State University - Northridge United States
Northridge
58%
162 Chicago State University United States
Chicago
78%
163 Illinois Institute of Technology United States
Chicago
54%
164 University of North Carolina at Charlotte United States
Charlotte
66%
165 The University of Tennessee - Martin United States
Martin
62%
166 Michigan Technological University United States
Houghton
74%
167 Northern Illinois University United States
Dekalb
53%
168 Western Michigan University United States
Kalamazoo
82%
169 The University of Montana United States
Missoula
93%
170 Old Dominion University United States
Norfolk
86%
171 Southeastern University United States
Lakeland
53%
172 Lehigh University United States
Bethlehem
25%
173 College of William and Mary United States
Williamsburg
36%
174 Saint Louis University United States
St. Louis
64%
175 Brandeis University United States
Waltham
34%
176 University of Denver United States
Denver
58%
177 Binghamton University United States
Vestal
40%
178 Stony Brook University United States
Stony Brook
42%
179 The New School United States
New York
62%
180 Worcester Polytechnic Institute United States
Worcester
48%
181 Loyola University Chicago United States
Chicago
71%
182 Florida Atlantic University United States
Boca Raton
60%
183 University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester United States
Worcester
184 International Technological University United States
San Jose
185 The University of Texas at San Antonio United States
San Antonio
79%
186 University of Nevada - Las Vegas United States
Las Vegas
81%
187 University of North Carolina at Greensboro United States
Greensboro
78%
188 Baylor College of Medicine United States
Houston
189 DePaul University United States
Chicago
72%
190 Texas State University United States
San Marcos
73%
191 North Dakota State University - Main Campus United States
Fargo
92%
192 University of Massachusetts - Boston United States
Boston
75%
193 University of Missouri - Kansas City United States
Kansas City
64%
194 San Jose State University United States
San Jose
67%
195 University of Mississippi United States
University
84%
196 Bowling Green State University - Main Campus United States
Bowling Green
73%
197 Ohio University - Main Campus United States
Athens
74%
198 University of Alaska Fairbanks United States
Fairbanks
77%
199 California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo United States
San Luis Obispo
35%
200 Pace University United States
New York
80%
201 Seton Hall University United States
South Orange
73%
202 James Madison University United States
Harrisonburg
75%
203 Wake Forest University United States
Winston-Salem
28%
204 California State University - Long Beach United States
Long Beach
28%
205 Appalachian State University United States
Boone
70%
206 California State University - Fullerton United States
Fullerton
46%
207 Middlebury College United States
Middlebury
17%
208 Boise State University United States
Boise
84%
209 Marquette University United States
Milwaukee
89%
210 Swarthmore College United States
Swarthmore
11%
211 Carleton College United States
Northfield
21%
212 University of Richmond United States
University of Richmond
33%
213 Idaho State University United States
Pocatello
85%
214 University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center United States
Dallas
215 The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio United States
San Antonio
45%
216 University of Northern Iowa United States
Cedar Falls
81%
217 University of San Francisco United States
San Francisco
66%
218 University of Maine United States
Orono
92%
219 University of Jamestown United States
Jamestown
65%
220 New Jersey Institute of Technology United States
Newark
61%
221 University of Memphis United States
Memphis
85%
222 Pepperdine University United States
Malibu
40%
223 Clark Atlanta University United States
Atlanta
58%
224 Liberty University United States
Lynchburg
30%
225 Northcentral University United States
San Diego
226 Medical College of Wisconsin United States
Milwaukee
227 Alhambra Medical University United States
Alhambra
228 The University of Texas at El Paso United States
El Paso
100%
229 Berklee College of Music United States
Boston
53%
230 University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Shadyside School of Nursing United States
Pittsburgh
100%
231 University of Colorado System Office United States
Denver
232 American Film Institute Conservatory United States
Los Angeles
233 University of Akron Main Campus United States
Akron
93%
234 School of Professional Horticulture, New York Botanical Garden United States
Bronx
100%
235 University of Massachusetts - Lowell United States
Lowell
69%
236 La Salle University United States
Philadelphia
79%
237 Rockefeller University United States
New York
238 Medical University of South Carolina United States
Charleston
239 Wright State University - Main Campus United States
Dayton
97%
240 University of Southern Mississippi United States
Hattiesburg
98%
241 Quinnipiac University United States
Hamden
74%
242 University of Western States United States
Portland
75%
243 University of New England United States
Biddeford
81%
244 The University of Texas Medical Branch United States
Galveston
245 Villanova University United States
Villanova
36%
246 University of Toledo United States
Toledo
94%
247 Thomas Jefferson University United States
Philadelphia
248 Western Washington University United States
Bellingham
85%
249 Grand Valley State University United States
Allendale
81%
250 University of Central Arkansas United States
Conway
90%
251 Western Kentucky University United States
Bowling Green
95%
252 Smith College United States
Northampton
32%
253 University of Dayton United States
Dayton
72%
254 Creighton University United States
Omaha
72%
255 Vassar College United States
Poughkeepsie
24%
256 University of Nebraska Medical Center United States
Omaha
257 Hawaii Pacific University United States
Honolulu
75%
258 University of Wisconsin Extension United States
Madison
259 Colorado School of Mines United States
Golden
56%
260 Hofstra University United States
Hempstead
64%
261 California State University - Sacramento United States
Sacramento
68%
262 Williams College United States
Williamstown
15%
263 Bryn Mawr College United States
Bryn Mawr
38%
264 University of Illinois at Springfield United States
Springfield
52%
265 Wichita State University United States
Wichita
94%
266 Missouri University of Science and Technology United States
Rolla
84%
267 Naval Postgraduate School United States
Monterey
268 Bucknell University United States
Lewisburg
31%
269 Wesleyan University United States
Middletown
16%
270 University of North Dakota United States
Grand Forks
83%
271 University of California-System Administration Central Office United States
Oakland
272 Wellesley College United States
Wellesley
22%
273 University of Puerto Rico-Central Administration United States
San Juan
274 Loyola Marymount University United States
Los Angeles
52%
275 California State University - Chico United States
Chico
68%
276 University of Nebraska at Omaha United States
Omaha
87%
277 University of West Georgia United States
Carrollton
59%
278 Babson College United States
Wellesley
24%
279 University of Missouri-St Louis United States
St. Louis
76%
280 University of San Diego United States
San Diego
50%
281 Texas Christian University United States
Fort Worth
41%
282 Harvey Mudd College United States
Claremont
15%
283 Miami University - Oxford United States
Oxford
68%
284 Oakland University United States
Rochester Hills
84%
285 University of Illinois University Administration United States
Urbana
286 Calvin College United States
Grand Rapids
83%
287 Chapman University United States
Orange
57%
288 University of Alabama in Huntsville United States
Huntsville
81%
289 Central Michigan University United States
Mount Pleasant
68%
290 North Carolina Central University United States
Durham
83%
291 Oberlin College United States
Oberlin
34%
292 Georgia Southern University United States
Statesboro
68%
293 Middle Tennessee State University United States
Murfreesboro
59%
294 Cleveland State University United States
Cleveland
90%
295 Teachers College at Columbia University United States
New York
296 Florida Institute of Technology United States
Melbourne
63%
297 Towson University United States
Towson
77%
298 Marist College United States
Poughkeepsie
43%
299 Kennesaw State University United States
Kennesaw
61%
300 Claremont Graduate University United States
Claremont