Sep 22, 2016 at 10:25 PM

"Public Ivies" or the very best state universities

Which are the best state universities and where are you more likely to be admitted?

List of the best state universities, often labeled "Public Ivies," have evolved through various iterations, which are tabulated in this chart compiled by statistician Michelle Kretzchmar, but she adds useful content by revealing which meet her 50-50 standards, colleges that admit at least 50% of applicants and graduate 50% of students in five years or less.

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