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Schools/Colleges The Best Colleges for Computer Science  

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List of the best colleges for computer science. If you are a young student looking for a college program in CS, then these schools should be high up on your "to-apply" list. Computer science geeks can peruse these rankings, not to mention vote on these very rankings (or in other words, "re-ranking" them), and find their favorite or most fitting. Make sure to check out these computer science colleges in detail; that is the only way you can find out the requirements to even apply or have your application considered.

What are the best schools for CS majors? Computer science majors will be facing tough and readied competition, so enrollment is no easy task. However, along the lines of "Nice Work If You Can Get It," any solitary school on this list of top colleges would be a "Nice College If You Can Get In." Want to be a computer scientist one day? Then learn about the curriculums at these computer science colleges.
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21 14
Ohio State University is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Columbus, Ohio, United States of America - Columbus, Ohio

2
22 17
Stanford University is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Stanford, California, United States of America - Stanford, California

3
20 16
Carnegie Mellon University is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

4
17 13
Massachusetts Institute of Tec... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America - Cambridge, Massachusetts

5
14 10
University of California, Berk... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Berkeley, California, United States of America - Berkeley, California

6
15 12
Purdue University is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
West Lafayette, Wabash Township, Indiana - West Lafayette, Indiana

7
12 9
Cornell University is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Ithaca, New York, United States of America - Ithaca, New York

8
11 8
Georgia Institute of Technolog... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
jkbenj added Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

9
10 7
Princeton University is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America - Princeton, New Jersey

10
9 8
University of Pennsylvania is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

11
6 6
Columbia University is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Upper Manhattan, New York City, New York - New York, New York

12
5 5
Pennsylvania State University is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America - University Park, Pennsylvania

13
4 4
Johns Hopkins University is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America - Baltimore, Maryland

14
3 3
Brown University is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America - Providence, Rhode Island

15
7 8
University of Wisconsin-Madiso... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America - Madison, Wisconsin

16
7 8
University of Texas at Austin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Austin, Texas, United States of America - Austin, Texas

17
6 7
University of Maryland, Colleg... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
College Park, Maryland, United States of America - College Park, Maryland

18
5 6
University of Minnesota is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America - Minneapolis, Minnesota

19
5 6
Rice University is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Houston, Texas, United States of America - Houston, Texas

20
5 6
University of Washington is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Seattle, Washington, United States of America - Seattle, Washington

21
4 5
University of Colorado Boulder is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Boulder, Colorado, United States of America - Boulder, Colorado

22
4 5
University of Virginia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America - Charlottesville, Virginia

23
3 4
University of Chicago is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Chicago, Illinois, United States of America - Chicago, Illinois

24
3 4
University of Massachusetts Am... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Amherst, Massachusetts, United States of America - Amherst, Massachusetts

25
10 12
University of Illinois at Urba... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Urbana, Illinois, United States of America - Urbana, Illinois

26
7 9
Harvard University is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America - Cambridge, Massachusetts

27
6 8
Boston University is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America - Boston, Massachusetts

28
5 7
Northwestern University is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Evanston, Illinois, United States of America - Evanston, Illinois

29
4 6
Duke University is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Durham, North Carolina, United States of America - Durham, North Carolina

30
3 5
New York University is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
New York City, New York, United States of America - New York, New York

31
3 5
Yale University is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America - New Haven, Connecticut

32
10 13
University of Michigan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America - Ann Arbor, Michigan

33
2 4
State University of New York a... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
jllouis added Stony Brook, New York, United States of America - Public University, Flagship

34
2 4
Rutgers – New Brunswick is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America - Piscataway, New Jersey

35
4 7
University of North Carolina a... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America - Chapel Hill, North Carolina

36
1 6
University of Florida is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Colleges for Computer Science
Gainesville, Florida, United States of America - Gainesville, Florida