Private Universities usually have higher reputation than public universities in the US. Even the tuition is a bit higher, there are still many students every year go to private universities. This article will introduce three very good private universities. If you qualified for these schools, this article will help you understand them better.
University of Southern California (南加州大学)
The University of Southern California (USC) is the oldest private research university on the west coast of the United States. It is a world-renowned institution of higher learning. It is located in Los Angeles, California, and was founded in 1880 by the Supervisory Board. It is a member of the American Association of Universities (AAU). Member of the Pacific Rim University Alliance. The development of economics and other disciplines has far-reaching influence
Numerous colleges in the University of Southern California rank among the top 10 in the United States, among which the Film Academy and the School of Journalism rank first in the United States, and the School of Public Policy ranks second in the United States. The undergraduate and research institutes of the School of Architecture are ranked 5th and 9th respectively in the United States. The engineer college is ranked 8th in the United States. The school ranked 22nd in the U.S.News American University Rankings(also known as 美国大学排名) in 2019, and ranked 15th in the Wall Street Journal/Thames Higher Education American University Rankings. Together with Harvard University and Stanford University, the University of Southern California ranks among the top ten dream schools for students and is rated by U.S.News as one of the most difficult undergraduate universities for being accepted in the United States.
University of Notre Dame (圣母大学)
University of Notre Dame is a private, integrated Catholic university founded in 1842 in South Bend, Indiana. The US National University’s comprehensive ranking in the US NEWS is 18; the Wall Street Journal also rated the school’s EMBA as the sixth in the United States; the US News and World Report commented that the school’s professorship is the fourth in the United States; Princeton University commented that the school’s business school is the fifth largest in the United States.
The University of Notre Dame currently has a total of 12,000 students, 8,500 are undergraduate students and 23,600 are graduate or higher degree students. About 7% of international students are from around the world, and about 85% of local American students are Catholic.
University of California, Berkeley (加利福尼亚大学伯克利分校)
University of California, Berkeley, also known as UC Berkeley is a top-ranked public research university in the United States. Located in the city of Berkeley. It was founded in 1868 and serves as the flagship institution of ten research universities affiliated with the university of California system. Berkeley is one of the most important research and teaching centers in the world. ARWU Science ranked first in the world, engineering and computer ranked third in the world, humanities and social sciences also ranked among the top 5 in the world. It is also one of the freest and most inclusive universities in the United States; the “freedom of speech movement” initiated by the students in 1964 has had a profound impact on American society, changing the political and moral views of generations.