The University of Maryland, located right outside of the capital, is the state’s flagship school, and the university is one of the nation’s top public research institutions.
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: University of Washington
The University of Washington is a multi-campus university. Together the three campuses award over 54,000 students with 12,000 bachelors, masters, doctoral and professional degrees each year.
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Middle Tennessee State University
Middle Tennessee State University was founded over 100 years ago in 1911. Since its opening, the university has become well known for academics, athletics, and community engagement.
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Sam Houston State University
Located in Huntsville Texas, Sam Houston State University is named after a local hero, General Sam Houston. The university was founded in 1879 and this year they have over 20,100 students enrolled.
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: University of North Dakota
The University of North Dakota is ranked #1 in the Top 20 Fittest Colleges by MSN’s fitbie.com and #3 healthiest colleges in the nation by Greatist.com in 2012.
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Louisiana State University
Louisiana State University, the state’s flagship university, is located in Baton Rouge. The city is known for its Cajun culture, diverse population, great seafood, vibrant live music, and deep southern roots.
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: UNC Charlotte
UNC Charlotte has a lot to be proud of including top notch academics, engaging community efforts, arts and cultural experiences, and competitive athletics.
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Portland State University
Portland State is an urban university in Oregon that provides quality academics to over 28,000 students each year.
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: University of Arkansas
The University of Arkansas was founded in 1871, making it the oldest public in state institution.
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: University of Central Oklahoma
The University of Central Oklahoma is located on 210 acres in the metropolitan city Edmond. This year, the university is proudly celebrating its 125th birthday.