In US News national college rankings, the top of the list is always dominated by private universities. However, there are still some very good public universities on the upper part of the list. This article will introduce three top ranking public universities in US News national college rankings. They are University of California-Berkeley, Pennsylvania State University and Binghamton University. The 2019 America college rankings has come out, as one of the most influential college rankings in the world, the US News American University rankings (also known as 美国大学排名) is an important reference for many students when the choosing a college.
Arizona State University (亚利桑那州立大学)
Arizona State University, or ASU, is located in the state capital of Arizona Phoenix. It is a well-known public research university in the United States. The school was founded in 1885. Arizona State University have the largest number of students in the United States. It currently has more than 80,000 undergraduates, graduate, and professional students, study across five campuses in the metropolitan area of Phoenix and one campus in Lake Havasu City. The school has a total of 22 colleges, each offering a bachelor’s degree, master’s degree and doctorate. In 2016-2018, the school was named the most innovative university in the United States by U.S. News & World Report for three consecutive years. Stanford University and MIT ranked second and third.
Pennsylvania State University-University Park （宾夕法尼亚州立大学）
Pennsylvania State University, also known as PSU, is a public research university in the United States, founded in Pennsylvania in 1855. The University is known as the “Public Ivy”, the school ranks among the top ten public universities in the United States, and represents the highest level of public universities in the United States with the University of California at Berkeley, the University of California at Los Angeles, and the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.
The university’s academic research capabilities have always been at the front of the world, and it is among one of the best in the world in engineering, meteorology, earth sciences, geography, media studies, management, special education, and agronomy. One of the most prestigious is engineering, where engineer programs started in American Universities
Binghamton University （宾汉姆顿大学）
Binghamton University (Binghamton University, State University of New York) is a public research university located in Upstate, New York. This university is the number one public university in New York State. Binghamton University is one of the four flagship university within the State University of New York – SUNY system. Despite the name is Binghamton University, its main campus is in the town of Vistal near Binghamton. Since its founding in 1946, it has grown from a small liberal arts college to a research university with eight colleges, more than 17,000 students, and able to give PhD. The Carnegie Education Foundation lists it as a comprehensive university with active research.
Binghamton University is ranked among the top four national research universities under the New York State University system and the only university among the four major schools that has been rated as a “public Ivy” institution. According to the American University Rankings of 2018, US News and World Report, Binghamton University ranks 87th in the United States, and has been ranked among the top 50 public universities by US News for 16 consecutive years, ranking 8th among the most valuable public schools.