Top 10 Colleges in New York
By Emma Lorenzo
Interested in the top colleges in the state of New York? There are over 60 four year colleges to choose from in the state of New York.
MyKlovr has generated a list of the top 10 colleges in the state of New York.
Location: New York, NY
Total Enrollment: 25,084
Acceptance Rate: 7%
Columbia University was established in 1754.
The MGM Studio‘s Lion was inspired by Columbia’s Lion mascot.
Location: Ithaca, NY
Total Enrollment: 22,319
Acceptance Rate: 15%
Cornell University was founded on April 27, 1865.
The chicken nugget was created at Cornell University by Robert C. Baker in the 1950s.
Location: Hamilton, NY
Total Enrollment: 2,890
Acceptance Rate: 27%
Colgate University was founded in 1819.
The top three career fields of 2017 Colgate University graduates are Business/management, Communications/media, and Consulting.
The table below shows the other schools on the top ten list.
|Ranking||School||Type of School||Total Enrollment||Location||Acceptance Rate||Setting|
|4||Barnard College||Liberal Arts||2,588||New York, NY||17%||Urban|
|5||New York University||University||250,550||New York, NY||32%||Urban|
|6||Hamilton College||Liberal Arts||1,879||Clinton, NY||26%||Rural|
|7||University of Rochester||University||11,209||Rochester, NY||38%||Suburban|
|8||Vassar College||Liberal Arts||2,424||Poughkeepsie, NY||27%||Suburban|
|9||Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art||Liberal Arts||964||New York, NY||13%||Urban|
|10||Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute||University||7,442||Troy, NY||44%||Suburban|
MyKlovr created this top ten list by taking the average of the rankings from The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, College Raptor, Education Corner, and Niche.