Top Universities in USA for 2016
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Louisiana Tech University

Ruston, LA

Louisiana Tech University, located in rural Ruston, LA, offers a wide variety of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs in fields such as architecture, aviation, engineering, biological sciences, business, and education. This public institution, founded in 1894, places emphasis on interdisciplinary research and high-qualified faculty. Louisiana Tech often feels like a private institution with its small class sizes and caring faculty.

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New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM

A public university founded in 1888 and located in Las Cruces, N.M., New Mexico State has a campus of about 15,000 undergraduate students. Degrees are offered through a variety of colleges, including agricultural, consumer and environmental sciences. In addition to numerous student clubs and organizations, New Mexico State is a member of the NCAA Division I-A Western Athletic Conference.

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University of Colorado--Denver

Denver, CO

The University of Colorado-Denver, founded in 1912, is located downtown in the Mile High City.  The school also has the Anschutz Medical Campus in nearby Aurora. There are more than 130 degree programs at the University of Colorado – Denver, including several highly-ranked health programs such as nursing, physical therapy, family medicine and pediatrics. The school offers more than 100 student organizations. Students can also enjoy entertainment options in the surrounding area, such as sports, skiing, hiking and museums.  


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