Cornell University

Cornell University

Founded in 1865, by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson, Cornell University is a private university with four state-supported statutory or contract colleges. It is a member of the Ivy League and the university is ranked fourth in the world in producing the largest number of graduates, who pursue PhDs at American institutions.

The University is organized into seven undergraduate colleges and seven graduate divisions. The undergraduate divisions are:

  • College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
  • College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Human Ecology
  • School of Hotel Administration
  • School of Industrial and Labor Relations

Cornell's graduate colleges and schools are:

  • Cornell Law School
  • College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Graduate School
  • Johnson Graduate School of Management
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences

The sports teams of Cornell are nicknamed Big Red.

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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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