Overall Rankings -- Weighted and Median

The table below sets forth the rankings of the 126 schools based on extra weight for Academics and a Median function, which disregards the low and the high values for a more "well-rounded" score.

 

Schools

RANK Overall

Weighted for Academics

Schools

RANK Overall

Median

 

Princeton Univ.

1

Princeton Univ.

2

Yale Univ.

2

Yale Univ.

3

Stanford Univ.

3

Stanford Univ.

1

Harvard Univ.

4

Harvard Univ.

5

Columbia Univ.

5

Columbia Univ.

14

Univ. of North Carolina

6

Univ. of North Carolina

6

Univ. of California

7

Univ. of California

16

Duke Univ.

8

Duke Univ.

8

California Inst. of Tech.

9

California Inst. of Tech.

23

Rice Univ.

10

Rice Univ.

18

Williams College

11

Williams College

4

Univ. of Michigan

12

Univ. of Michigan

11

UCLA

13

UCLA

25

Dartmouth College

14

Dartmouth College

13

Massachusetts Inst. of Tech.

15

Massachusetts Inst. of Tech.

45

Univ. of Virginia

16

Univ. of Virginia

9

Univ. of Pennsylvania

17

Univ. of Pennsylvania

27

Washington Univ. in St. Louis

18

Washington Univ. in St. Louis

31

Johns Hopkins Univ.

19

Johns Hopkins Univ.

22

Univ. of Notre Dame

20

Univ. of Notre Dame

12

Amherst College

21

Amherst College

19

Brown Univ.

22

Brown Univ.

24

Northwestern Univ.

22

Northwestern Univ.

63

Cornell Univ.

24

Cornell Univ.

19

Univ. of Southern California

25

Univ. of Southern California

39

Emory Univ.

26

Emory Univ.

42

Univ. of Texas

27

Univ. of Texas

7

Univ. of Chicago

28

Univ. of Chicago

79

Univ. of Florida

29

Univ. of Florida

31

Georgia Inst. of Tech.

30

Georgia Inst. of Tech.

37

Middlebury College

31

Middlebury College

10

Carleton College

32

Carleton College

47

Univ. of Wisconsin

33

Univ. of Wisconsin

28

Georgetown Univ.

34

Georgetown Univ.

56

Vanderbilt Univ.

35

Vanderbilt Univ.

86

Univ. of Maryland

36

Univ. of Maryland

21

Pomona College

37

Pomona College

71

Washington and Lee Univ.

38

Washington and Lee Univ.

52

Penn State Univ.

39

Penn State Univ.

35

Univ. of Illinois

40

Univ. of Illinois

37

Macalaster College

41

Macalaster College

58

Bowdoin College

42

Bowdoin College

76

Brandeis Univ.

43

Brandeis Univ.

66

Swarthmore College

44

Swarthmore College

71

Tufts Univ.

44

Tufts Univ.

91

New York Univ.

44

New York Univ.

94

Carnegie Mellon Univ.

47

Carnegie Mellon Univ.

102

Case Western Reserve Univ.

48

Case Western Reserve Univ.

105

Oberlin College

49

Oberlin College

66

Ohio State Univ.

50

Ohio State Univ.

30

Wake Forest Univ.

51

Wake Forest Univ.

47

Cooper Union

52

Cooper Union

31

Texas A&M Univ.

53

Texas A&M Univ.

70

Univ. of Washington

54

Univ. of Washington

60

Univ. of Kansas

55

Univ. of Kansas

60

Univ. of Minnesota

56

Univ. of Minnesota

49

Davidson College

57

Davidson College

78

Wellesley College

58

Wellesley College

79

Univ. of Georgia

59

Univ. of Georgia

41

Wesleyan Univ.

60

Wesleyan Univ.

84

Univ. of Iowa

61

Univ. of Iowa

29

Kenyon College

62

Kenyon College

45

Iowa State Univ.

63

Iowa State Univ.

49

U.S. Naval Academy

64

U.S. Naval Academy

17

Grinnell College

65

Grinnell College

64

Brigham Young Univ.

66

Brigham Young Univ.

74

Vassar College

66

Vassar College

96

Haverford College

68

Haverford College

103

Boston College

69

Boston College

76

Univ. of Oklahoma

70

Univ. of Oklahoma

34

U.S. Air Force Academy

71

U.S. Air Force Academy

52

Boston Univ.

71

Boston Univ.

111

Univ. of Arizona

73

Univ. of Arizona

55

Univ. of Alabama

74

Univ. of Alabama

85

Tulane Univ.

74

Tulane Univ.

121

Purdue Univ.

76

Purdue Univ.

86

Rutgers

77

Rutgers

91

Bates College

78

Bates College

97

Arizona State Univ.

79

Arizona State Univ.

54

Michigan State Univ.

80

Michigan State Univ.

56

Univ. of Arkansas

81

Univ. of Arkansas

35

Univ. of Miami

82

Univ. of Miami

97

College of New Jersey

83

College of New Jersey

15

Louisiana State Univ.

84

Louisiana State Univ.

26

Univ. of Kentucky

85

Univ. of Kentucky

82

Florida State Univ.

86

Florida State Univ.

88

Bucknell Univ.

87

Bucknell Univ.

89

Smith College

88

Smith College

108

Univ. of Colorado

89

Univ. of Colorado

79

Univ. of Missouri

89

Univ. of Missouri

99

Trinity Univ.

91

Trinity Univ.

60

Univ. of Nebraska

92

Univ. of Nebraska

69

Illinois Inst. of Tech.

93

Illinois Inst. of Tech.

113

Villanova Univ.

94

Villanova Univ.

90

Bryn Mawr College

95

Bryn Mawr College

111

Indiana Univ.

96

Indiana Univ.

82

Abilene Christian Univ.

97

Abilene Christian Univ.

51

Reed College

98

Reed College

101

Univ. of Mississippi

99

Univ. of Mississippi

93

Univ. of Tennessee

100

Univ. of Tennessee

71

Oklahoma State Univ.

101

Oklahoma State Univ.

66

Wheaton College

102

Wheaton College

64

Univ. of South Carolina

103

Univ. of South Carolina

108

North Dakota State Univ.

104

North Dakota State Univ.

74

Lincoln Univ.

105

Lincoln Univ.

40

Mount Holyoke College

105

Mount Holyoke College

120

St. Augustine's College

107

St. Augustine's College

42

Univ. of Oregon

108

Univ. of Oregon

94

College of the Atlantic

109

College of the Atlantic

115

Florida Southern College

110

Florida Southern College

42

Sarah Lawrence College

111

Sarah Lawrence College

123

Gonzaga Univ.

112

Gonzaga Univ.

113

Methodist College

113

Methodist College

59

Univ. of Cincinnati

114

Univ. of Cincinnati

116

Rhode Island School of Design

114

Rhode Island School of Design

116

Adams State College

116

Adams State College

100

North Central College

117

North Central College

104

Temple Univ.

118

Temple Univ.

118

Juilliard School

119

Juilliard School

119

Hollins Univ.

120

Hollins Univ.

108

Culinary Inst. of America

121

Culinary Inst. of America

107

Tuskegee Univ.

122

Tuskegee Univ.

106

St. John's College (Md)

123

St. John's College (Md)

124

San Diego State Univ.

124

San Diego State Univ.

125

New School Univ.

125

New School Univ.

122

DePaul Univ.

126

DePaul Univ.

126