Boston University is a private research university based in Boston, Massachusetts. The school receives more than 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students, coming from over 140 countries, which makes it one of the largest private institutions in the USA. Programs are offered in 250 fields of study through sixteen schools and colleges. The degrees granted at the school include bachelor’s master’s and doctoral degrees, while among alumni and faculty there are 7 Nobel Prize Winners and 22 Pulitzer Prize Winners. Moreover, Boston University runs 75 study abroad programs in over 33 cities... See full description.
Oregon State University is a public learning institution and was founded in 1868 and is situated in Corvallis. There are over 200 academic programs for undergraduate students and over 100 graduate programs including those in fields such as education, engineering, and business. There are also over 30 online degrees that students can choose from and these are offered via the Oregon State Ecampus. The university’s specialty is in the studies of forestry, marine sciences, and sustainable food systems among others. Besides classwork, students can engage in a number of extracurricular... See full description.
Richard Bland College is a public junior college, founded in 1960. It is located near Petersburg, Virginia, and offers a traditional curriculum in the liberal arts and sciences. The degrees awarded are Associate in Arts degree (including Art, English and Literature, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages, History, Interior Design, Philosophy,Religion, Theater and Drama, and Theology), and an Associate in Science Degree (including Accounting, Agriculture, Anthropology, Astronomy, Biological Science, Biomedical Sciences, Business Management, Chemistry, Clinical Psychology, Communication, Computer... See full description.
The Rockefeller University is an institution of higher education with great international prestige. The Center was founded in 1901 in New York City and is mainly dedicated to education and research in biomedical sciences.
Founded in the wake of the gold rush by leaders of the newly established 31st state, the University of California's flagship campus at Berkeley has become one of the preeminent universities in the world. Its early guiding lights, charged with providing education (both "practical" and "classical") for the state's people, gradually established a distinguished faculty (with 22 Nobel laureates to date), a stellar research library, and more than 350 academic programs.
This California institution became a catalyst of economic growth and social innovation — the place where vitamin E was... See full description.
The University of Maryland is a public research university, founded in 1856. Its prime location is the city of College Park, where the university enrolls more than 37 thousand students. The institution has significantly improved its reputation and accomplishments during the last two decades, and is currently ranked 12th among all public U.S. universities and 36th worldwide. They have also been named one of the top 18 ‘green universities’ in the United States.
Furthermore, the university is a member of the Association of American Universities, and a founding member of the Atlantic... See full description.
The University of Wisconsin at Madison is regarded as one of the best today. It has about 42,000 students and 2,000 faculties. Studies taught are more than 400 between undergraduate, masters and doctoral degrees.
This is a public learning institution located in Morgantown city along the Monongahela River and it was established in 1867. West Virginia University offers over 200 undergraduate, graduate, doctorate and professional programs across its 15 colleges. Some of the graduate degrees include those offered at the College of Engineering and Mineral Resources, College of Business and Economics, and the School of Medicine. The university has other campuses including Charleston Area Medical Center in Charleston, Potomac State College of West Virginia University in Keyser, and West Virginia... See full description.
Yale University welcomes about 11,000 students every year. It is composed of three main parts: Yale College, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and professional schools. The institution is well known for its activity in research.