America has many of the world's most prestigious universities. You can read all about them right here.

Best National Universities, 2015 (according to the rankings)
US News and World ReportForbesARWUTimes Higher Education
Princeton UniversityStanford UniversityHarvard UniversityCalifornia Institute of Technology
Harvard UniversityPrinceton UniversityStanford UniversityHarvard University
Yale UniversityYale UniversityMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyStanford University
Columbia UniversityHarvard UniversityUniversity of California, BerkeleyMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Stanford UniversityBrown UniversityPrinceton UniversityPrinceton University
University of ChicagoMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCalifornia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of California, Berkeley
Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyUniversity of PennsylvaniaColumbia UniversityYale University
Duke UniversityUniversity of Notre DameUniversity of ChicagoUniversity of Chicago
University of PennsylvaniaDartmouth CollegeYale UniversityUniversity of California, Los Angeles
California Institute of TechnologyColumbia UniversityUniversity of California, Los AngelesColumbia University
Johns Hopkins University

Note: For purposes of comparison with the other ranking indices, the Forbes list does not include liberal arts colleges or military academies. 
Note: The ARWU and Times Higher Education rankings are global university rankings. We have included only the US colleges on those lists. 

Admissions and enrollment data from US News and World Report. Graphs created by Amerifo staff. 
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