Top 150 US Universities Spring/Summer 2010

Ranked by the Global Language Monitor’s TrendTopper Media Buzz

The TrendTopper MediaBuzz Rankings are a way of seeing the schools through the eyes of the world at large. It is a democratic, self-generating ratings system, since it captures the brand equity associated with each of these fine institutions,” said Paul JJ Payack, the president of Global Language Monitor.  “GLM’s TrendTopper MediaBuzz Rankings actually removes all bias inherent in each of the other published rankings, since they actually reflect what is being said and stated on the billions of web pages that we measure.

Summer/Spring 2010

Rank

1 University of Michigan—Ann Arbor

2 Harvard University

3 University of Chicago

4 University of California—Los Angeles

5 Stanford University

6 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

7 University of Texas—Austin

8 Princeton University

9 Yale University

10 Columbia University

11 Washington University in St. Louis

12 Cornell University

13 University of California—San Diego

14 University of California — Berkeley

15 University of Wisconsin—Madison

16 Pennsylvania State University

17 University of Washington

18 Duke University

19 University of Pennsylvania

20 Johns Hopkins University

21 New York University

22 Virginia Tech

23 University of Virginia

24 University of Minnesota

25 University of Rochester

26 Michigan State University

27 University of California — Davis

28 Boston University

29 Purdue University

30 University of Connecticut

31 University of Florida

32 University of North Carolina—Chapel Hill

33 Ohio State University—Columbus

34 University of Kentucky

35 California Institute of Technology

36 Indiana University—Bloomington

37 University of Arizona

38 Rutgers, the State University of NJ

39 Northwestern University

40 University of California—Santa Cruz

41 Arizona State University

42 Carnegie Mellon University

43 University of Southern California

44 University of Colorado—Boulder

52 University of Georgia

53 University of Iowa

54 Georgia Institute of Technology

55 University of Illinois—Urbana - Champaign

56 Boston College

51 Georgetown University

52 University of Notre Dame

53 Tufts University

54 University of Pittsburgh

55 Emory University

56 University of South Carolina—Columbia

57 Vanderbilt University

58 University of Delaware

59 University of California—Santa Barbara

60 Texas A&M University

61 Dartmouth College

62 Syracuse University

63 University of Phoenix

64 Brown University

65 American University

66 Iowa State University

67 University of Missouri—Columbia

68 University of Miami

69 University of New Hampshire

70 George Washington University

71 University of Kansas

72 University of Oregon

73 University of California—Irvine

74 University of Oklahoma

75 University of Maryland—College Park

76 Loyola University Chicago

77 Tulane University

78 Washington State University

79 North Carolina State University—Raleigh

80 Case Western Reserve University

81 Kansas State University

82 Northeastern University

83 Auburn University

84 University of Alabama

85 Drexel University

86 Baylor University

87 University of Massachusetts—Amherst

88 Fordham University

89 Wake Forest University

90 Depaul University

91 Villanova University

92 Rice University

93 Brigham Young University—Provo

94 University of Vermont

95 Howard University

96 University of California—Riverside

97 Clemson University

98 Colorado State University

99 Chapman University

100 University of Tennessee

101 Brandeis University

102 University of Arkansas

103 Santa Clara University

104 Marquette University

105 Rochester Inst. of Technology

106 Southern Methodist University

107 University of Redlands

108 University of San Diego

109 University of Dayton

110 Hofstra University

111 Lehigh University

112 St Louis University

113 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

114 Yeshiva University

115 Pepperdine University

116 Gonzaga University

117 SUNY—Stony Brook

118 Tuskegee University

119 University of Denver

120 College of William and Mary

121 Illinois Institute of Technology

122 James Madison University

123 Howard University (DC)

124 Kaplan University

125 Stetson University

126 University of the Pacific

127 CUNY-City College

128 Texas Christian University

129 Fairfield University

130 Loyola University New Orleans

131 Binghamton University

132 Catholic University of America

133 University at Buffalo—SUNY

134 Elon University

135 Seattle University

136 CUNY-Brooklyn

137 New Jersey Institute of Technology

138 Stevens Institute of Technology

139 Colorado School of Mines

140 Capella University

141 Morgan State University

142 Truman State University

143 Evergreen State

144 Clarkson University

145 Mills College

146 University of Tulsa

147 Clark University

148 Catholic University

149 Rose-Hulman

150 Quinnipiac University

151 Worcester Polytechnic Institute

152 CUNY-Baruch

153 Miami University—Oxford

154 Michigan Technological University

155 University of Dallas

156 University of Missouri—Rolla

157 Cal Poly—San Luis Obispo

158 Dillard University (LA)

159 University of San Francisco

160 Florida A&M University

161 Xavier University of Louisiana

162 Loyola Marymount University

163 CUNY-Hunter College

164 The Citadel

165 CUNY-Queens

166 Trinity University

The Global Language Monitor publishes the TrendTopper Media Buzz College and University Rankings.  twice a year, with spring and fall editions.  Many institutions of higher education, including Harvard, Boston College, and Vanderbilt have used the rankings as a validation of their recent reputation management decisions.

The complete report, including short term and long term change, rankings by state, and complete PQI index  is available for $998. For more information, call 1.925.367.7557 or email pjjp@post.harvard.edu

Top 150 Colleges Summer/Spring 2010

Ranked by the Global Language Monitor’s TrendTopper Media Buzz

The TrendTopper MediaBuzz Rankings are a way of seeing the schools through the eyes of the world at large. It is a democratic, self-generating ratings system, since it captures the brand equity associated with each of these fine institutions,” said Paul JJ Payack, the president of Global Language Monitor.  “GLM’s TrendTopper MediaBuzz Rankings actually removes all bias inherent in each of the other published rankings, since they actually reflect what is being said and stated on the billions of web pages that we measure.

Summer/Spring 2010

Rank

1 Carleton College

2 Williams College

3 Pomona College

4 Middlebury College

5 University of Richmond

6 Wellesley College

7 Vassar College

8 Union College

9 Cooper Union

10 Hamilton College

11 United States Military Academy

12 Colgate University

13 Sarah Lawrence University

14 Colorado College

15 College of the Holy Cross

16 Pratt Institute

17 Bard College

18 Bucknell University

19 Reed College

20 Drew University

21 Harvey Mudd College

22 Davidson College

23 Occidental College

24 Skidmore College

25 Claremont McKenna College

26 United States Naval Academy

27 DePauw University

28 Wheaton College IL

29 Augustana College

30 Barnard College

31 United States Air Force Academy

32 Furman University

33 Morehouse College

34 Macalester College

35 SUNY—Purchase

36 Mount Holyoke College

37 Babson College

38 Colby College

39 Juilliard School

40 Lafayette College

41 Virginia Military Institute

42 Washington and Lee University

43 Haverford College

44 Alfred University

45 Juniata College

46 Calvin College

47 Ithaca College

48 University of Puget Sound

49 Spelman College (GA)

50 Amherst College

51 Rhode Island School of Design

52 Siena College

53 Wesleyan University

54 Emerson College

55 St Olaf College

56 Bates College

57 Dickinson College

58 University of Northern Iowa

59 Knox College

60 Kenyon College

61 Pitzer College

62 Grinnell College

63 Austin College

64 Scripps College

65 Bryn Mawr College

66 School of the Art Institute of Chicago

67 Oberlin College

68 Presbyterian College

69 Bentley College

70 California Institution of the Arts

71 Ursinus College

72 Bowdoin College

73 College of Charleston

74 Kalamazoo College

75 Augustana College

76 Connecticut College

77 Willamette University

78 Agnes Scott College

79 Rollins College

80 Simmons College

81 Fisk University

82 Sweet Briar College

83 Rowan University

84 Centre College

85 Coe College

86 Earlham College

87 Berklee College of Music

88 Wofford College

89 Denison University

90 Illinois Wesleyan University

91 Beloit College

92 Minneapolis College of Art and Design

93 Goucher College

94 Hampshire College

95 Swarthmore College

96 Fisk University

97 Berry College

98 Muhlenberg College

99 Franklin and Marshall College

100 Rhodes College

101 Wittenberg University

102 Hobart College

103 Lewis and Clark

104 Berea College

105 Hartwick College

106 Manhattanville College

107 Lake Forest College

108 Curtis Institute of Music

109 California College of the arts

110 Cleveland Institute of Music

111 New College of South FL

112 Sewanee—University of the South

113 Birmingham Southern college

114 Linfield College

115 College of Wooster

116 Allegheny College

117 Wabash College

118 United States Coast Guard Academy

119 United States Merchant Marine Academy

120 Corcoran College of Art and Design

121 University of Mary Washington

122 Hampden - Sydney College

123 Fashion Institute of Technology

124 Hood College

125 Elizabethtown College

126 Millsaps College

127 Baldwin - Wallace College

128 St Michael’s College

129 Gustavus Aldolphus

130 SUNY—Geneseo

131 New England Conservatory of Music

132 Gettysburg College

133 Hendrix College

134 Smith College

135 Whitman College

136 Olin College

137 Guilford College

138 School of Visual Arts

139 Trinity College

140 Southwestern University

141 St. John’s College

142 College of New Jersey

143 Wheaton College MASS

144 St Lawrence University

145 Eugene Lang College of New School U.

146 Susquehanna University

147 Westmont College

148 Lawrence University

149 University of Minnesota Morris

150 Hillsdale College

The Global Language Monitor publishes the TrendTopper Media Buzz College and University Rankings.  twice a year, with spring and fall editions.  Many institutions of higher education, including Harvard, Boston College, and Vanderbilt have used the rankings as a validation of their recent reputation management decisions.

The complete report, including short term and long term change, rankings by state, and complete PQI index  is available for $998. For more information, call 1.925.367.7557 or email pjjp@post.harvard.edu

Top 300 US Colleges and Universities by Internet Media Buzz

Michigan Again Bests Harvard as Top University

UCLA, Texas break into Top Ten

Carleton Beats Williams and Pomona on College List


Austin, Texas, July 29, 2010 – The University of Michigan again edged out Harvard atop the Global Language Monitor’s TrendTopper Media Buzz list of the nation’s Top 300 Colleges and Universities.  Notably UCLA and the University of Texas moved into the Top Ten for the first time.  In the College category, Carleton College beat Williams and Pomona to notch the Top Spot for the first time.  In the Fall 2009 edition, Wellesley came in No. 1.

“The TrendTopper MediaBuzz Rankings are a way of seeing the schools through the eyes of the world at large. It is a democratic, self-generating ratings system, since it captures the brand equity associated with each of these fine institutions,” said Paul JJ Payack, the president of Global Language Monitor.  “GLM’s TrendTopper MediaBuzz Rankings actually removes all bias inherent in each of the other published rankings, since they actually reflect what is being said and stated on the billions of web pages that we measure.”

The Top 25 Universities by TrendTopper MediaBuzz include the following.


Summer/Spring 2010
Rank
1 University of Michigan—Ann Arbor
2 Harvard University
3 University of Chicago
4 University of California—Los Angeles
5 Stanford University
6 Massachusetts Institute of Technology
7 University of Texas—Austin
8 Princeton University
9 Yale University
10 Columbia University
11 Washington University in St. Louis
12 Cornell University
13 University of California—San Diego
14 University of California — Berkeley
15 University of Wisconsin—Madison
16 Pennsylvania State University
17 University of Washington
18 Duke University
19 University of Pennsylvania
20 Johns Hopkins University
21 New York University
22 Virginia Tech
23 University of Virginia
24 University of Minnesota
25 University of Rochester

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For University Rankings Nos. 26 to 162, go here.

The Top 25 Colleges by TrendTopper MediaBuzz include the following.

Summer/Spring 2010
Rank
1 Carleton College
2 Williams College
3 Pomona College
4 Middlebury College
5 University of Richmond
6 Wellesley College
7 Vassar College
8 Union College
9 Cooper Union
10 Hamilton College
11 United States Military Academy
12 Colgate University
13 Sarah Lawrence University
14 Colorado College
15 College of the Holy Cross
16 Pratt Institute
17 Bard College
18 Bucknell University
19 Reed College
20 Drew University
21 Harvey Mudd College
22 Davidson College
23 Occidental College
24 Skidmore College
25 Claremont McKenna College

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For College Rankings Nos. 26 to 150, go here.

The Top Specialty schools listed in their categories as well as overall rank include:

  • Top Engineering Schools:   MIT (6 overall, university), The Cooper Union (9 overall, college), Harvey Mudd (21 overall, college), California Institute of Technology (CalTech) (35 overall, university), and Carnegie Mellon University (42 overall, university).
  • Top Online/For Profit Schools: the University of Phoenix  (63 overall, university), Kaplan University (124 overall, university) and Capella University (140 overall, university)Top Christian School:  Wheaton College, IL (16 overall, college)
  • Top Military Academies: the United States Military Academy (11 overall, college), the United States Naval Academy (26 overall, college), and the United States Air Force Academy (31 overall, college), United States Coast Guard Academy (118 overall, college), and United States Merchant Marine Academy (119 overall, college).
  • Top Art and Design Schools:  Pratt Institute (16 overall, college), Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) (51 overall, college), and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (66 overall, college), California Institution of the Arts (70 overall, college), and Minneapolis College of Art and Design (92 overall, college).
  • Top Music Schools: the Julliard School (39 overall, college), Berklee College (87 overall, college), the Curtis Institute, (108 overall, college), the Cleveland Institute of Music (110 overall, college), and the New England Conservatory of Music (131 overall, college).
  • Top Business School:  Babson College (37 overall, college).

The Global Language Monitor publishes the TrendTopper Media Buzz College and University Rankings.  twice a year, with spring and fall editions.  Many institutions of higher education, including Harvard, Boston College, and Vanderbilt have used the rankings as a validation of their recent reputation management decisions.

The complete report, including short term and long term change, rankings by state, and complete PQI index  is available for $198. For more information, call 1.512.801.6823 or email pjjp@post.harvard.edu



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