Chose a US university (also known as 美国大学) can be very complicated, the overall university ranking list can be very useful, but sometimes its misleading. Sometime choosing a school that are not ranked as top 100 universities in the US can be more beneficial since they might specialized in the field you want to study. This article will introduce three universities that are not top 100 but still a good option for students
University of Alabama （阿拉巴马大学）
The University of Alabama (UA), founded in 1831, is located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA. It is a well-known public research university in the United States. One of the largest universities in Alabama. The school prides itself on one of the most beautiful campuses in the United States and a full range of facilities, with six libraries, nine computer classrooms and a modern entertainment and leisure center.
The school has the top three public relations programs in the United States. The medical school ranks 10th in the US and the law school ranks 22nd. It is highly praised in the fields of information, media, and medical care
University of Utah (犹他大学)
The University of Utah, is the flagship school of higher education in Utah, and a world-renowned public research university. The school was founded in 1850 and is located at the foot of the Wasatch Range Mountains in Salt Lake City.
Salt Lake City, home to the University of Utah, is one of the safest cities in the United States and has consistently maintained a low crime rate. The campus relies on the Rocky Mountains and has a unique landscape with more than 35,000 students from 109 countries around the world. Its medical schools, pharmacy colleges, computer science and other departments are in the top position in the United States. The University of Utah is one of the few universities in the United States that prohibits the entry of guns into the campus. Alcoholic beverages on campus are also not allowed. The school is committed to cultivating students’ overall lifestyle, innovation and collaborative thinking.
University of Pacific (太平洋大学)
The University of the Pacific is a prestigious private university in Stockton, California. The school was founded in 1851. The city is located on the California Delta Waterway, so there are many water sports, including jet skiing, surfing and sailing. Stockton is located in northern California, adjacent to Lake Tahoe, Yosemite National Park and the Pacific Coast. It takes only one and a half hours for the school to get to San Francisco and 90 minutes to San Jose and Napa Valley. The University of the Pacific has seven colleges and more than 80 undergraduate majors. The five most popular majors are business, engineering, biological sciences, pharmacy prep, and dentistry. School teachers have high-quality teaching levels, highly interactive teacher-student relationships and extensive extracurricular activities that develop students’ abilities and are a hallmark of Pacific University.