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The Best Womens Colleges in the US  

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List Rules American single-sex universities that enroll women only

This is a list about the best women’s colleges in the US. This list answers the question, “Where can I find the top all-girl’s college list?” You’re a confident woman in search of a quality education without distraction. Your ultimate goals in life are to become educated in your field of choice and to be the most successful career-person you can be. The best colleges out there offer an education that is custom-tailored to your needs.

The top women’s colleges provide a place of academic excellence that can help launch you into your career. Women’s academics are important for those who are serious about their learning environment; the best women’s universities will help you achieve success in earning your degree. While a single sex college isn’t for everyone; statistics have shown that the best colleges are those that offer a life dedicated to the cause of learning without distraction. Women hoping to launch a career successfully can benefit by selecting a school/college that offers this advantage. With the unique advantage of being able to focus solely on your studies, you can find your career launching pad at any one of these universities for women. Whether your desired major is in the Art and Design, Medical or Education field there is a college available that will be a custom-fit to your academic needs.
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St. Mary's College is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
St. Mary's College 1, 604
Notre Dame, IN
2
Wellesley College is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
2, 380
Wellesley, MA
3
Barnard College is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
2, 346
New York, NY
4
Smith College is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
2, 596
Northampton, MA
5
Bryn Mawr College is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
1, 287
Bryn Mawr, PA
6
Mount Holyoke College is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
2, 201
South Hadley, MA
7
Scripps College is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
899
Claremont, CA
8
Agnes Scott College is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
885
Decatur, GA
9
Mills College is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
948
Oakland, CA
10
Spelman College is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
2, 343
Atlanta, GA
11
Hollins University is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
783
Roanoke, VA
12
College of St. Catherine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
3, 811
St. Paul, MN
13
Ursuline College is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
1, 169
Pepper Pike, OH
14
Carlow University is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
1, 565
Pittsburgh, PA
15
Brenau University is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
867
Gainesville, GA
16
Simmons College is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
2, 072
Boston, MA
17
Sweet Briar College is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
800
Sweet Briar, VA
18
Meredith College is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
2, 039
Raleigh, NC
19
Laboratory Institute of Mercha... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
20
Salem College is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
768
Winston-Salem, NC
21
Cottey College is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
315
Nevada, Missouri
22
Peace College is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
692
Raleigh, NC
23
Russell Sage College is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
684
Troy, NY
24
Wesleyan College is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
592
Macon, GA
25
St. Joseph College is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Womens Colleges in the US
995
West Hartford, CT