US News has just released its new college rankings for 2018. You may want to take a look to see what some of the trends look like.

USA College Prep Unlimited does not officially endorse any one of the many official rankings out there, but, for what it's worth, this is the oldest and most authoritative ranking.

Click on link - US News Top National Universities

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