25 Schools Out of the Ivies' League

Sure, you can just apply to Yale, Harvard and Princeton—but why be boring?
By Heather McPherson,  Newser User
Posted Aug 15, 2007 1:19 PM CDT
25 Schools Out of the Ivies' League
Community arts course   ((c) Dan Phiffer)

It's not all about GPAs and SATs—each of these schools excel in their own way. MSNBC picks the best colleges in 25 quirky categories:

  1. Ivy Leaguer: Cornell University
  2. Sports: University of Florida
  3. Men's college: Morehouse College

  1. No SAT or ACT required: Bates College
  2. In recovery: Tulane University
  3. Free tuition: Cooper Union
  4. Mega-university: Univerity of California, Los Angeles
  5. Catholic: Fordham University
  6. Big-city: Georgetown University
  7. Pre-meds: Johns Hopkins University

For the full list, see the MSNBC article linked below. (Read more college rankings stories.)

We use cookies. By Clicking "OK" or any content on this site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. Read more in our privacy policy.
Get the news faster.
Tap to install our app.
Install the Newser News app
in two easy steps:
1. Tap in your navigation bar.
2. Tap to Add to Home Screen.