These 10 Schools Produce The Most Millionaires

#10: Cornell University

Founded in 1865 and located in Ithaca, New York, Cornell University is known for many groundbreaking achievements. It awarded the very first degree in journalism, the first U.S. degree in veterinary medicine, and the first doctorate degrees in electrical engineering and industrial engineering. It also has one of only five handwritten copies of Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. Cornell also ranked #16 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 list of the best colleges.
#10: Cornell University

#9: University Of Pennsylvania

Founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1740, and located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the University of Pennsylvania is also known as UPenn or Penn. This historic university produced eight signers of the Declaration of Independence and nine signers of the U.S. Constitution. UPenn also boasts the country’s first medical school, the first post-secondary business school, and the first student union. The school was tied at #7 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 list of the best colleges.
#9: University Of Pennsylvania

#8: University Of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge was founded in 1209 in Cambridge, England, and is the second-oldest English university. The British Magazine, Times Higher Education, ranked Cambridge #7 in the world for 2013-2014.
#8: University Of Cambridge

#7: New York University

New York University, located in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village, was founded in 1831. It is the largest private university in the country, and was ranked  #32 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 list of the best colleges.
#7: New York University

#6: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, was founded in 1861. The school has produced 81 Nobel laureates and 45 Rhodes Scholars. MIT was also tied for #7 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 list of the best colleges. According to a study by the Kauffman Foundation, “if the active companies founded by MIT graduates formed an independent nation, their revenues would make that nation at least the 17th-largest economy in the world.”
#6: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology

#5: University Of Oxford

The University of Oxford in Oxford, England, is also known as Oxford University, and is believed to be one of the oldest universities in existence, dating back to 1096. The British Magazine, Times Higher Education, ranked Oxford as the #2 university in the world for 2013-2014.
#5: University Of Oxford

#4: Columbia University

The old university in New York and the fifth oldest in the country, Columbia University was founded in 1754. It was the first school to offer an M.D. degree. Columbia University was ranked #4 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 list of the best colleges. The university produced founding father Alexander Hamilton, and U.S. Presidents Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Barack Obama.
#4: Columbia University

#3: University Of California

The University of California was established in 1868. It has 10 campuses, including the University of California in Los Angeles, The University of California in Berkeley, and the University of California in San Francisco. Other locations are in Davis, Irvine, Merced, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz.
#3: University Of California

#2: Stanford

Situated between San Francisco and San Jose, Stanford University was established in 1885 and opened in 1891. It has the largest contiguous campus in the United States. Stanford was also ranked #5 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 list of the best colleges.
#2: Stanford

#1: Harvard University

Established in 1636, Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts has produced 8 U.S. Presidents, 47 Nobel Laureates, and 46 Pulitzer Prize winners. It also has the world’s largest academic library. Harvard was also ranked #2 on U.S. News & World Report’s list of the best colleges of 2014.
#1: Harvard University