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					1. America’s Best 100 Colleges 2006 (By Rank)
Source: www.usnews.com 1 Harvard University (MA) 2 Princeton University (NJ) 3 Yale University (CT) 4 University of Pennsylvania 5 Duke University (NC) 5 Stanford University (CA) 7 California Institute of Technology 7 Massachusetts Inst. of Technology 9 Columbia University (NY) 9 Dartmouth College (NH) 11 Washington University in St. Louis 12 Northwestern University (IL) 13 Cornell University (NY) 13 Johns Hopkins University (MD) 15 Brown University (RI) 15 University of Chicago 17 Rice University (TX) 18 University of Notre Dame (IN) 18 Vanderbilt University (TN) 20 Emory University (GA) 20 University of California – Berkeley* 22 Carnegie Mellon University (PA) 23 Georgetown University (DC) 23 University of Virginia* 25 Univ. of California – Los Angeles* 25 University of Michigan – Ann Arbor* 27 Tufts University (MA) 27 U. of North Carolina – Chapel Hill* 27 Wake Forest University (NC) 30 Univ. of Southern California 31 College of William and Mary (VA)* 32 Lehigh University (PA) 32 Univ. of California – San Diego* 34 Brandeis University (MA) 34 University of Rochester (NY)

34 Univ. of Wisconsin – Madison* 37 Case Western Reserve Univ. (OH) 37 Georgia Institute of Technology* 37 New York University 40 Boston College 40 University of California – Irvine* 42 U. of Illinois – Urbana - Champaign* 43 Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst. (NY) 43 Tulane University (LA) 45 Univ. of California – Santa Barbara* 45 University of Washington* 45 Yeshiva University (NY) 48 Pennsylvania State U. – University Park* 48 University of California – Davis* 50 Syracuse University (NY) 50 University of Florida* 52 University of Texas – Austin* 53 George Washington University (DC) 53 Worcester Polytechnic Inst. (MA) 55 Pepperdine University (CA) 55 Univ. of Maryland – College Park* 55 University of Miami (FL) 58 University of Georgia* 58 University of Pittsburgh* 60 Boston University 60 Ohio State University – Columbus* 60 Purdue Univ. – West Lafayette (IN)* 60 Rutgers – New Brunswick (NJ)* 60 Texas A&M Univ. – College Station* 60 University of Iowa* 66 Miami University – Oxford (OH)* 66 University of Delaware* 68 Fordham University (NY) 68 Univ. of California – Santa Cruz* 68 University of Connecticut* 71 Brigham Young Univ. – Provo (UT) 71 Southern Methodist University (TX) 71 Stevens Institute of Technology (NJ)

74 Indiana University – Bloomington* 74 Michigan State University* 74 SUNY – Binghamton* 74 Univ. of Minnesota – Twin Cities* 78 Baylor University (TX) 78 Clemson University (SC)* 78 North Carolina State U. – Raleigh* 78 St. Louis University 78 University of Colorado – Boulder* 78 Virginia Tech* 84 Clark University (MA) 85 American University (DC) 85 Auburn University (AL)* 85 Iowa State University* 85 Marquette University (WI) 85 Univ. of California – Riverside* 85 University of Denver 85 Univ. of Missouri – Columbia* 85 University of Tennessee* 93 Howard University (DC) 93 SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry* 93 University of Tulsa (OK) 93 University of Vermont* 97 Illinois Institute of Technology 97 SUNY – Stony Brook* 97 Texas Christian University 97 University of Arizona* 97 University of Kansas* 97 Univ. of Nebraska – Lincoln* 97 University of New Hampshire*
* denotes a public school † New to America's Best Colleges this year. ‡ Appeared in a different category of schools last year. The school was reclassified by the Carnegie Foundation in 2004. N/A means that the data were not provided by the school.

2. America’s Best 100 Colleges 2006 (By Alphabetical Order)
Source: www.usnews.com
85 85 78 40 58 34 71 15 7 22 37 84 78 31 9 13 9 5 20 68 52 23 37 1 93 97 74 85 13 32 85 7 66 74 37 78

American University (DC) Auburn University (AL)* Baylor University (TX) Boston College Boston University Brandeis University (MA) Brigham Young Univ. – Provo (UT) Brown University (RI) California Institute of Technology Carnegie Mellon University (PA) Case Western Reserve Univ. (OH) Clark University (MA) Clemson University (SC)* College of William and Mary (VA)* Columbia University (NY) Cornell University (NY) Dartmouth College (NH) Duke University (NC) Emory University (GA) Fordham University (NY) George Washington University (DC) Georgetown University (DC) Georgia Institute of Technology* Harvard University (MA) Howard University (DC) Illinois Institute of Technology Indiana University – Bloomington* Iowa State University* Johns Hopkins University (MD) Lehigh University (PA) Marquette University (WI) Massachusetts Inst. of Technology Miami University – Oxford (OH)* Michigan State University* New York University North Carolina State U. – Raleigh*

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Northwestern University (IL) Ohio State University – Columbus* Pennsylvania State U. – University Park* Pepperdine University (CA) Princeton University (NJ) Purdue Univ. – West Lafayette (IN)* Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst. (NY) Rice University (TX) Rutgers – New Brunswick (NJ)* Southern Methodist University (TX) St. Louis University Stanford University (CA) Stevens Institute of Technology (NJ) SUNY – Binghamton* SUNY – Stony Brook* SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry* Syracuse University (NY) Texas A&M Univ. – College Station* Texas Christian University Tufts University (MA) Tulane University (LA) University of Arizona* University of California – Berkeley* University of California – Davis* University of California – Irvine* University of California – Los Angeles* University of California – Riverside* University of California – San Diego* University of California – Santa Barbara* University of California – Santa Cruz* University of Chicago University of Colorado – Boulder* University of Connecticut* University of Delaware* University of Denver University of Florida* University of Georgia* University of Illinois – Urbana - Champaign* University of Iowa* University of Kansas*

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University of Maryland – College Park* University of Miami (FL) University of Michigan – Ann Arbor* University of Minnesota – Twin Cities* University of Missouri – Columbia* University of Nebraska – Lincoln* University of New Hampshire* University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill* University of Notre Dame (IN) University of Pennsylvania University of Pittsburgh* University of Rochester (NY) University of Southern California University of Tennessee* University of Texas – Austin* University of Tulsa (OK) University of Vermont* University of Virginia* University of Washington* University of Wisconsin – Madison* Vanderbilt University (TN) Virginia Tech* Wake Forest University (NC) Washington University in St. Louis Worcester Polytechnic Inst. (MA) Yale University (CT) Yeshiva University (NY)