The Ultimate List of Top US Universities based on GRE Scores 320 to 340

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crunchprep.com http://crunchprep.com/gre/2014/universities-gre-scores-320-to-340 The Ultimate List of US Universities for GRE Scores 320 to 340 These are among the top 50 in the US. To get an admission call from these universities, you’ll need a good GRE score along with good grades/GPA. Your overall profile has to be really good, and there is an ever so slight chance of getting a scholarship or assistantship if your overall profile is significantly better than the average class profile of the university. Before You Read On: The list has been provided only for reference . The GRE score is only one part of the entire application process, and hence it should be understood that one cannot apply to a university based on just the GRE score. Often times, the GRE score doesn’t decide where you study, but your overall profile does . It is difficult to tell someone which university they can apply to, without actually knowing their entire profile. If you think you need help regarding profile evaluation, let us know in the comments section. We will try and help you out Candidates with scores higher than 320 should post comments in the appropriate section, and they may not get a reply from us here. Note: While we’ve tried to give you a bird’s eye view of each college that we’ve mentioned below, if you want to know more about a particular college, visit their website (Click on a college name to go to its website.) or Google them. Universities for GRE Scores 330 – 340 These are usually the top ten universities in the US. It is extremely difficult to get into these universities, as you’ll need a top GRE score along with top grades/GPA from a well-known university. Your overall profile has to be nothing short of stellar, and unless you come from a modest financial background, it is extremely difficult to get a scholarship or assistantship. 1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, Massachusetts)

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  • crunchprep.com http://crunchprep.com/gre/2014/universities-gre-scores-320-to-340 The Ultimate List of US Universities for GRE Scores 320 to 340 These are among the top 50 in the US. To get an admission call from these universities, youll need a good GRE score along with good grades/GPA. Your overall profile has to be really good, and there is an ever so slight chance of getting a scholarship or assistantship if your overall profile is significantly better than the average class profile of the university. Before You Read On: The list has been provided only for reference. The GRE score is only one part of the entire application process, and hence it should be understood that one cannot apply to a university based on just the GRE score. Often times, the GRE score doesnt decide where you study, but your overall profile does. It is difficult to tell someone which university they can apply to, without actually knowing their entire profile. If you think you need help regarding profile evaluation, let us know in the comments section. We will try and help you out. Candidates with scores higher than 320 should post comments in the appropriate section, and they may not get a reply from us here. Note: While weve tried to give you a birds eye view of each college that weve mentioned below, if you want to know more about a particular college, visit their website (Click on a college name to go to its website.) or Google them. Universities for GRE Scores 330 340 These are usually the top ten universities in the US. It is extremely difficult to get into these universities, as youll need a top GRE score along with top grades/GPA from a well-known university. Your overall profile has to be nothing short of stellar, and unless you come from a modest financial background, it is extremely difficult to get a scholarship or assistantship. 1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
  • Arguably the best college in the world for engineering and technology. Home to the best Electronics and Mechanical Engineering departments in the world. World class professors, great student community, and proximity to Boston and New York are MITs advantages. A huge number of students end up starting up tech companies after graduation, thanks to the startup culture that MIT has. Boston is a very vibrant and welcoming city, and some of the worlds top recruiters frequent here to take students from both MIT and Harvard. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $43,210 Boarding: $12,744 Students Enrolled: 3159 Acceptance Rate: 8.9% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Very Cold and Wet 2. Stanford University (Palo Alto, California)
  • A top of the line university with the worlds best departments of Computer Science Engineering and Business. A great brand name, Nobel Prize holding professors, top notch facilities, a magnificent, palm tree laden campus, and an all year sunny weather are the highlights of Stanford. And Stanfords location right at the heart of the Silicon Valley and in the San Francisco Bay Area, means youll not only have the opportunity to work at companies like Google, Facebook, Apple, etc., but you can also join some of the hottest startups in the world. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $45,480 Boarding: $13,166 Students Enrolled: 3260 Acceptance Rate: 6.6% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Warm and Pleasant 3. California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, California)
  • One of the worlds best private universities known for its extensive research facilities, Caltech is a home to the geekiest people on earth (Think Sheldon Cooper). State of the art modern campus with world class professors makes it a dream college for thousands of students. One of the toughest places to get into, Caltech has a long standing rivalry with its eastern counterpart, MIT. Its proximity to Hollywood, and Los Angeles means theres no dearth of both entertainment and employment opportunities. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $39,990 Boarding: $12,507 Students Enrolled: 569 Acceptance Rate: 11.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: Very High Climate: Warm and Pleasant 4. University of California Berkeley (Berkeley, California)
  • A huge, beautiful campus in the Bay area, UC - Berkeley is probably the worlds best public research university. Known for its rigorous and competitive Engineering, Business, and Doctoral departments, Berkeley is a top choice among most students across the world. Only a few minutes away from downtown San Francisco, Berkeley is a small but fast growing hub of startups. Understandably, most of Berkeleys graduates end up working with startups or tech companies in the Silicon Valley. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $26,322 Boarding: $12,507 Students Enrolled: 1889 Acceptance Rate: 18.0% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: Very High Climate: Warm and Pleasant 5. Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburg, Pennsylvania)
  • A small but beautiful campus on the outskirts of Pittsburg, Carnegie Mellon University or CMU is one of the most favored universities among engineers, thanks to its stellar research facilities in science and technology. Boasting a close knitted community of students, CMUs culture is as wonderful as its academic facilities. Though a small city, Pittsburg offers great choices for entertainment, sports, and food. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $40,000 Boarding: $11,680 Students Enrolled: 2871 Acceptance Rate: 27.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Very Cold 6. Princeton University (Princeton, New Jersey)
  • Perhaps the best of all Ivy League institutions, Princeton is known for producing world leaders and inventors. A favorable choice among the Asian and Indian students, Princeton is one of the most selective universities under the sun. Princetons location is a big plus to its students, considering that its only an hour away from New York City, where most students end up living and working, after graduation. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $40,170 Boarding: $13,080 Students Enrolled: 576 Acceptance Rate: 27.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Very Cold 7. University of Texas at Austin (Austin, Texas)
  • UT Austin is one of the most prestigious public universities in the US, and in the world. With excellent modern infrastructure and facilities, it is a very favored institution among applicants. Hot summers, great music concerts, and a laid back culture are the norms here. One of the most welcoming and lively cities in the US, Austin is also a growing hub of startups, and is being dubbed as the next best place for high tech and innovation, after Silicon Valley. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $17,506 Boarding: $11,362 Students Enrolled: 2031 Acceptance Rate: 46.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Warm 8. Harvard University (Boston, Massachusetts)
  • Harvard is hands down the most prestigious college on earth. Getting in is as difficult as surviving the competition after admission, given that the best of the best apply to Harvard. One of the oldest, largest, and the most famous universities ever, Harvard is known for its top ranked schools of Business, Education, Law, and Government, though engineering isnt quite up there yet. And needless to say, having Harvards name on your resume does wonders to your career. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $38,888 Boarding: $14,115 Students Enrolled: 449 Acceptance Rate: 6% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Very Cold 9. Texas A & M University College Station (College Station, Texas)
  • Ranked number 2 in Best Public Universities in the US, Texas A&M, or TAMU is one of the hottest graduate schools in the states. Spread over 5000 acres, the campus is so colossal, that there are shuttle buses from one part of the university to the other. High quality facilities and faculty, are what TAMU is known for. A very typical college town, College Station has no other attractions than TAMU. Students usually frequent to Austin, Dallas, and Houston, for both entertainment and employment opportunities. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $10,458 Boarding: $8,450 Students Enrolled: 2569 Acceptance Rate: 67.1% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Hot and Humid 10. University of Michigan Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, Michigan)
  • The best of all public Ivy institutions, University of Michigan is right at the top in most international rankings. A mix of historic and modern buildings, the campus is very scenic, and boasts of world class facilities, top notch faculty and research. About half an hour from Detroit, Ann Arbor is another quintessential college town, as more than 60% of its population consists of students, faculty, and staff of the University of Michigan. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $41,998 Boarding: $11,680 Students Enrolled: 2852 Acceptance Rate: 36.5% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Snowy and Very Cold 11. University of Illinois Urbana Champaign (Urbana, Illinois)
  • A large, beautiful, campus 3 hours from Chicago, UIUC is a very prestigious public university that is always on the list of many students. A campus that has its own airport, UIUC is known for its research, and great faculty, especially in science and technology. Its close proximity to Chicago, the best city in the US after New York, gives its students an unfair advantage when it comes to jobs and internships, as well as entertainment. If theres one thing to worry about, its the weather: very unpredictable and cold. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $30,246 Boarding: $10,636 Students Enrolled: 2971 Acceptance Rate: 63.3% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely difficult Part-time Jobs: Few and Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Very cold Universities for GRE Scores 325 330 These are the next best universities in the US (read Top 20). Again, it is extremely difficult to get into these universities, as youll need a high GRE score along with top grades/GPA. Your overall profile has to be excellent, and unless you come from a modest financial background, it is difficult to get a scholarship or assistantship. 1. Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut)
  • Predominantly known for its schools of law, non-profit, music, and medicine, this upper Ivy League institution is probably on every students dream list. Located in the heart of the scenic town of New Haven, Yale boasts a huge campus, historic buildings, excellent facilities, great student clubs and unions, great brand name, and top class education. Just a couple of hours away from NYC, Yale attracts the best of the best recruiters. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $36,500 Boarding: $13,500 Students Enrolled: 192 Acceptance Rate: 7% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely difficult Part-time Jobs: Very Few and Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Very cold 2. University of California Los Angeles (Los Angeles, California)
  • One of those insanely popular colleges in the US, UCLA is a fantastic choice for anyone looking for great education combined with great entertainment. Just a few minutes away from Hollywood, UCLA has a beautiful campus, wonderful people, awesome teachers, and fantastic weather throughout the year. Los Angeles is a great city with everything you will ever need, though living expenses could burn a hole in your pocket. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $27,664 Boarding: $14,453 Students Enrolled: 1854 Acceptance Rate: 22% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Extremely Competitive Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: Very High Climate: Warm and Pleasant 3. University of Maryland College Park (College Park, Maryland)
  • Frequently ranked in the Top 15 colleges in the US, Maryland is a top notch research university just a few minutes away from the heart of Washington DC. The university is known for its state of the art facilities, huge libraries, and world class research, especially in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering. Maryland attracts lots of applicants from Asia due to its research oriented education and a relatively economic tuition. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $24,720 Boarding: $10,280 Students Enrolled: 1526 Acceptance Rate: 46.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Extremely Competitive Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Extremes 4. Cornell University (Ithaca, New York)
  • Another great Ivy League institution, Cornell is well known for its high quality programs in engineering, law, and management. A beautiful campus, thriving student clubs, great facilities, and a rural setting are the highlights of Cornell. Ithaca is a college town that is pretty much a few hours away from New York, Philadelphia, and Toronto, so theres no lack of opportunities whatsoever. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $29,530 Boarding: $13,678 Students Enrolled: 1729 Acceptance Rate: 16.6% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Extremely Competitive Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Extremes 5. Columbia University (New York City, New York)
  • Much to the envy of most colleges in the world, Columbia sits right at the heart of New York City, giving its students an unfair advantage when it comes to opportunities in education, entertainment, jobs, and food. Though a small campus, Columbia has superb facilities, great teachers, and of course the Ivy League tag. Living in New York City is extremely expensive, but if you can get a job there, paying off student loans will be a cakewalk. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $39,360 Boarding: $11,978 Students Enrolled: 1901 Acceptance Rate: 7.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Extremely Competitive Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Extremes 6. Dartmouth College (Hanover, New Hampshire)
  • Just as with any other Ivy League college, Dartmouth has every single thing a student needs. Great brand name, top class facilities, brilliant teachers, fantastic job opportunities and the like. Hanover has great options for skiing, ice skating and stuff, but rest assured, the highest temperatures in winter are usually below 0 degrees, so youll never be wearing shorts and tees for most part of the year. Transportation can be difficult, as the nearest airport is about 80 miles away, and during winters, roads are filled with snow. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $45,445 Boarding: $13,446 Students Enrolled: 291 Acceptance Rate: 9.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Snowy and Extremely Cold 7. Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)
  • A small but very famous Ivy league college in Rhode Island, Brown University is a fantastic place to study, arts, history, languages, medicine, engineering and sciences. A powerhouse research institution, Brown attracts applicants from all over the world. Great sporting action, brilliant students, and countless student clubs sum up the Brown experience. Providence is a nice, little college town that receives heavy snow, but Boston and New York are close by. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $44,608 Boarding: $13,446 Students Enrolled: 307 Acceptance Rate: 9.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Hot 8. John Hopkins University (Baltimore, Maryland)
  • Regarded as one of the best institutions for nonprofit education, and biomedical engineering, John Hopkins is located in Baltimore, just an hour away from Washington DC, and a couple from Philadelphia. Grand facilities, Nobel Prize winning faculty, and a modern campus are the highlights of JHU. Baltimore is a nice city and has almost anything you need, but it is also known as the heroin capital of the US. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $45,470 Boarding: $13,832 Students Enrolled: 1215 Acceptance Rate: 17.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Cold and Wet 9. University of Minnesota Twin Cities (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
  • Located in the Minneapolis twin cities area, UM is a great option for research in engineering, especially in Electrical Engineering, which it is world famous for. A huge, lively campus featuring both old and new buildings, UMs student body is like one big family on a weekend trip. Facilities and teaching are the prime features of UM, and it gets a lot of attention from international applicants due to lower tuition fee compared to other top schools. The twin cities are places of fun, and there are lots of things to do, but there arent any big cities within a few hours of drive. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $22,990 Boarding: $8,732 Students Enrolled: 1,514 Acceptance Rate: 49.5% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Snowy and Very Cold 10. Duke University (Durham, North Carolina)
  • One of the finest private universities in the US, Duke has a mammoth campus, retro style buildings, gothic architecture, fantastic facilities, and great teachers. Though predominantly known for management and medicine education, Duke offers good engineering courses as well. While the weather isnt the best and the town of Durham doesnt have too many options, you dont have to worry about entertainment or jobs, as you can find them all inside the campus. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $47,100 Boarding: $13,150 Students Enrolled: 924 Acceptance Rate: 13.4% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Extremes 11. Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, Georgia)
  • One of the most reputed public research universities in the US, Georgia Tech is a great college for pursuing engineering courses. GaTech boasts of amazing laboratories and research facilities, in addition to top notch faculty. Students also have to option to study for one year in one of GaTechs foreign campuses in China, Ireland, France, and Singapore. Atlanta is a big, beautiful city with plenty of options for food, entertainment, and employment. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $27,330 Boarding: $12,118 Students Enrolled: 3623 Acceptance Rate: 54.9% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Few and Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Extremes 12. University of California San Diego (La Jolla, California)
  • One of the newer universities in the US, UCSD is well known for its modern infrastructure, world class facilities, excellent teaching, and lastly, reasonable tuition fee. Located just outside the city of San Diego, UCSD offers great options for students looking to pursue Engineering. San Diego is a typical Californian city, with plenty of options to have fun. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $26,322 Boarding: $11,924 Students Enrolled: 1633 Acceptance Rate: 37.8% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Warm add Pleasant 13. Rice University (Houston, Texas)
  • A pretty famous college in the US, Rice University is a private institution located right at the heart of Houston. Known predominantly for its world class engineering and business courses, Rice is one of those few large universities that have a close knitted student community. The campus, thought isnt huge, provides everything a student needs. Houston is a lively city, and is pretty much up there, in terms of entertainment and employment opportunities. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $38,260 Boarding: $13,000 Students Enrolled: 723 Acceptance Rate: 16.7% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Hot 14. University of Wisconsin Madison (Madison, Wisconsin)
  • The University of Wisconsin is one of those well-known top universities with very reasonable tuition fee. A huge campus in the city of Madison, Wisconsin is known for its laid back culture, great student clubs, and its involvement in public service. It boasts of excellent faculty in Engineering, Business and Medicine. Madison is a small city and is known for a wide variety of music and art theaters, but has few other entertainment options. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $25,184 Boarding: $8,354 Students Enrolled: 1538 Acceptance Rate: 54.6% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Extremes Universities for GRE Scores 320 325 These are among the top 30 in the US. To get an admission call from these universities, youll need a great GRE score along with good grades/GPA. Your overall profile has to be very good, and unless you come from a modest financial background, it is difficult to get a scholarship or assistantship. 1. Purdue University (West Lafayette, Indiana)
  • Purdue is among the most popular engineering colleges in the world. With world beating faculty and research facilities, Purdue attracts competitive applicants from around the world, and hence is a tough place to get into. Purdue boasts a massive campus in the town of West Lafayette, which although is just a college town, is close to Chicago and Cincinnati, so there is no dearth of fun or jobs. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $29,134 Boarding: $10,590 Students Enrolled: 2618 Acceptance Rate: 61.3% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Competitive Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Extremes 2. University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
  • Another fantastic Ivy League institution, UPenn is most famous across the seas for its business school par excellence Wharton. One of those few universities you can never go wrong with, UPenn is a popular choice among Indian, Asian, and other international applicants. The campus is relatively small, but is regarded as one of the most beautiful in the world. Philly is a great city to live in, and most students end up with jobs in the city itself. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $28,768 Boarding: $12,922 Students Enrolled: 1345 Acceptance Rate: 12.6% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Few and Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Cold 3. University of Virginia (Charlottesville, Virginia)
  • UVA is a very fine public university known for great business and engineering education in the US. Set up in the college town of Charlottesville, UVA is a top ranked program with eminent professors, and extensive research facilities. A huge, scenic campus, female dominant student community, non-remedial tutoring facilities, and great jobs are the highlights of UVA. But entertainment isnt next door, as Charlottesville is a tiny city with few places of fun, and all major cities are quite far away. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $23,682 Boarding: $ 9,717 Students Enrolled: 594 Acceptance Rate: 29.6% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Cold 4. Rutgers University (Newark, New Jersey)
  • A very popular institution in the US, Rutgers is an incredible option for students looking for research in engineering, especially in Electrical and Computer fields of study. Located in Newark, Rutgers brags about its campus: one of the most scenic college campuses you will ever see. A huge campus with more than ten libraries, Rutgers is divided into five beautiful mini-campuses, each having a unique setting. Being close to NYC, Rutgers location is a huge plus, as it brings great jobs to the table. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $13,368 Boarding: $ 11,578 Students Enrolled: 4345 Acceptance Rate: 60.9% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Difficult Part-time Jobs: Easy and Abundant Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Warm 5. University of Chicago (Chicago, Illinois)
  • Offering a rich campus life in the Windy City, UChicago is amongst the front-runners in Business, Law and Medicine studies in the US. A small campus with a wide range of world class facilities, UChicagos unrivaled student community, fantastic culture, top of the line teachers and research facilities, and great sporting action are what makes it a popular choice among students. And needless to say, Chicago has everything you will ever dream of, from jobs and learning to fun and nightlife. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $27,523 Boarding: $ 11,578 Students Enrolled: 2031 Acceptance Rate: 13.2% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Hot 6. Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois)
  • Known around the world predominantly for the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern offers pretty good Engineering programs as well. Being a private university located near Chicago, Northwestern offers great employment opportunities to complement its solid teaching and research facilities. The campus is very beautiful and offers great sporting action in addition to countless student clubs. Chicago is only a stones throw away from Evanston, so you pretty much have everything you need. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $45,120 Boarding: $ 13,862 Students Enrolled: 1521 Acceptance Rate: 15.3% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Easy and Abundant Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Extremes 7. University of Massachusetts Amherst (Amherst, Massachusetts)
  • A few hours away from MIT, UMass is a highly rated public research university and the largest public university in New England. A top quality Computer Science program is why most students opt for UMass, although the other departments arent that far behind. Located in a rural setting in Amherst, UMass has a big campus, the tallest library in the US, and grand facilities. New York and Boston are just a couple of hours away from Amherst, which makes recruiting and weekend getaways easy. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $9,937 Boarding: $ 11,166 Students Enrolled: 882 Acceptance Rate: 62.5% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Difficult Part-time Jobs: Few and Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: Affordable Climate: Warm and Pleasant 8. University of Washington Seattle (Seattle, Washington)
  • The University of Washington is one of the best public ivy institutions in the US, and is predominantly known for its Electrical, Computer and Aerospace Engineering departments. A massive campus with over 500 old and new buildings, UW has almost everything that can make your college life memorable. Seattle is a vibrant city, and has grown by leaps and bounds over the last couple of decades. Finding jobs in Seattle or in the neighbouring Canadian city of Vancouver, isnt hard at all. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $27,594 Boarding: $ 9,969 Students Enrolled: 1279 Acceptance Rate: 59.1% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Difficult Part-time Jobs: Abundant but Competitive Jobs: Awesome Living Expenses: High Climate: Cold and Wet 9. Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, Missouri)
  • A highly regarded private university in the US, WU is predominantly known for Social Work, Business, Design, and Engineering courses. A small campus in the city of St. Louis, WU is as famous for its academic competence as it is for its sporting action. St. Louis is a small yet nice city to live in, and is a few hours away from Chicago and Kansas City, though most students prefer Chicago for jobs and summer internships. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $44,100 Boarding: $ 13,977 Students Enrolled: 599 Acceptance Rate: 17.9% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Warm and Pleasant 10. University of Arizona Tucson (Tucson, Arizona)
  • Surrounded by mountains and desert, the University of Arizona is located at the heart of Tucson city. Known for its robust and top ranked Management Information Systems (MIS) program, UArizona is a great choice for engineering. One of the biggest campuses in the state, UArizona hosts the largest student-run carnival in the country every year. Tucson is a beautiful city amidst desert and mountain ranges, and is a few hours away from Phoenix, where most students look for opportunities. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $26,380 Boarding: $ 9,714 Students Enrolled: 808 Acceptance Rate: 76.9% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous and Easy Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Hot 11. University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, Indiana)
  • A well regarded place for business and law studies, Notre Dame is a private university in Indiana. One of the very few colleges with no Greek life on campuses, Notre Dame is known for its great student community, social clubs and community service. Life outside college can seem boring sometimes, as the town of Notre Dame is right in the middle of nowhere, but Chicago is only an hours drive away, which is where students end up with jobs after graduation. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $43,980 Boarding: $ 12,515 Students Enrolled: 484 Acceptance Rate: 23.3% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Warm and Pleasant 12. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, New York)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is a private research institute known for its excellent engineering programs and research. The countrys oldest technological research institute, RPI has great tech clubs, a beautiful campus, and a unique Physician-Scientist program, the only one of its kind. The institute is only a couple of hours away from both Boston and New York, and most students end up as tech entrepreneurs or research scientists after graduation. Type: Private Tuition Fee: $45,100 Boarding: $ 12,960 Students Enrolled: 578 Acceptance Rate: 43.6% Scholarship Opportunities: Few and Extremely Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Extremes 13. University of California Irvine (Irvine, California)
  • A relatively recent public ivy institution, UC Irvine is rated very high among universities in the US. A hot favorite for aspiring engineers, UC Irvine boasts of fantastic research facilities, state of the art modern campus, and brilliant student clubs and recreation centers. A part of the Orange County, Irvine is a magnificent place to live in, with great beaches and cool temperatures. Los Angeles is just half an hour away, making it a dream location for every student in the world. Type: Public Tuition Fee: $28,914 Boarding: $ 12,960 Students Enrolled: 1204 Acceptance Rate: 43.6% Scholarship Opportunities: Generous but Difficult Part-time Jobs: Available but Competitive Jobs: Excellent Living Expenses: High Climate: Warm and Pleasant Now Its Your Turn So, thats about it, for now. Weve come to the end of Part 1 of this series, and you should also check the list of US Universities for GRE Scores 310 to 320. If you think this list is awesome, share it with your friends and help them out a little ! Also, we would love to hear your thoughts on this list. GRE is a registered trademark of Educational Testing Service (ETS). This website is not endorsed or approved by ETS. Copyright 2014. CrunchPrep GRE.