Heritage

The Ivy League Schools, Ranked by the Wall Street Journal

Harvard, Yale, and Princeton do not dominate this list.
IMAGE Jquish/ Wikimedia Commons
Comments

The Wall Street Journal is getting into the college ranking game, and its inaugural list just launched with quite a surprise.

Six of the eight Ivy League schools rank in the top 10 on a list it released recently with Times Higher Education. But Harvard and Princeton, ranked numbers one and two in the most recent U.S. News & World Report ranking, are not at the top. There you'll find Columbia University (above), which tied for five on the U.S. News list and didn't even crack the top ten in a list recently released by Niche, an educational data company.

The WSJ/THE ranking is based on four categories: student outcomes (e.g. salaries after graduation), resources (e.g. academic spending), environment (e.g. racial and ethnic diversity of faculty and students), and engagement (e.g. teaching and interactions with faculty and students).

Here are the Ivy League universities, ranked according to their placement on the full list:

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

1. Columbia University, New York, New York

2. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

3. Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

4. Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

5. Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

6. Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

7. Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire

8. Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

This story originally appeared on Townandcountrymag.com.
* Minor edits have been made by the Townandcountry.ph editors.

Comments
View More Articles About:
About The Author
Sam Dangremond
View Other Articles From Sam Dangremond
Comments
Latest Stories
 
Share
 
Share
With four floors of 12 galleries, the museum presents a plethora of fascinating specimens from replicas of animals to rainforest dioramas.
 
Share
Tour the Age of Innocence author's former beachside home which is on the market for $11.7 million.
 
Share
The Spanish painter’s descendants, who are now based in Budapest, located his resting place in Manila through a Facebook post.
 
Share
To satisfy your selfish hearts, here are amendments on the ending of Game of Thrones. 
 
Share
 
Share
Her first question about the self check out concept? If it's possible to cheat the system.
 
Share
Load More Articles
CONNECT WITH US