What Is The Most Desirable School In Your State?

The folks over at eCollegeFinder are at it again. This time, they’re ranking each state’s most desirable colleges. They took into account which schools received the most undergraduate admission applications in the fall of 2013. Using data from the National Center for Education Statistics database, they found which four-year universities have high school seniors banging down the doors.


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In case you were wondering, the top 5 schools with the most applications for the 2013 fall semester were:

1. UCLA – 72,676
2. NYU – 57,552
3. Penn State – 47,552
4. Northeastern – 47,364
5. Michigan – 46,813

How about schools no one wants to go to? The schools with the fewest applicants:

1. University of Alaska-Anchorage – 3,062
2. Wyoming – 4,181
3. South Dakota State – 4,851
4. North Dakota State University – 5,812
5. University of Hawaii at Manoa – 6,901

[via eCollegeFinder]

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Brian McGannon

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