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Top 10 US Universities for Accounting and Finance - 2014

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1. Harvard University
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World Finance and Accounting Ranking: First. Cambridge, Massachusetts. Founded in 1636. Number of enrolled students: 20,000. Average tuition cost of $40,000.

A degree in finance and accounting is always going to be a good investment. Graduates are in constant demand, for a variety of positions including banker, financial advisors, investment planners, accountants, loan officers, among many others. Degrees in these fields are also fantastic training grounds for entrepreneurs. 

The rankings come from the QS World University Rankings for 2014 using a set of criteria that includes academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per paper, and H-index citations. These are all ranked out of 100, and the four scores are combined to reach an overall average out of 100. 

The Top Ten American Universities for Accounting and Finance

  1. Harvard University (Photo Credit: EandJsFilmCrew)
  2. Stanford University (Photo Credit: Pascal Vuylsteker)

  3. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) (Photo Credit: David Wiley)

  4. University of Chicago (Photo Credit: Martin aka Maha)

  5. University of Pennsylvania (Photo Credit: InSapphoWeTrust)

  6. University of California Berkeley (UCB) (Photo Credit: Kevin Gong)

  7. New York University (NYU) (Photo Credit: iStock)

  8. Yale University (Photo Credit: Pascal Walschots)

  9. Columbia University (Photo Credit: InSapphoWeTrust)

  10. Princeton University (Photo Credit: Patrick Nouhailler)

 

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