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Humanities Universities by US News Ranking

Review best universities & colleges for Humanities degree ranked by US News

Different agencies use different metrics to evaluate universities around the world, however the most common factors are : a) Academic achievements b) Employability c) Educational process d) Research facilities e) International outlook as to number of international students and faculty f) Citation by each faculty g) Student Faculty ratio etc.

Subject ranking is conducted every year by US News, many ranking indicators such as Global research reputation, Regional research reputation, subject publications, subject books, International collaboration & total citations data is computed for subject ranking.

Humanities

A discipline solely dedicated to study of human thoughts, ways, creativity, know how people process and document experiences, people who came before us and our contemporaries. The study forms a bridge to understand our own kind by providing a platform to learn many languages, variety of cultures and human history. Humanities as a branch holds a special place as it teaches empathy, critical thinking through creativity, to reason on complex, subjective and broken pieces of information, evaluation on our existence and the world we live in. Due to its emphasis on emotional intelligence and vocal skills, you find humanities graduate practicing journalism, publishing, advertising, and managing international relations. 

Various Major under Humanities

Diversity of the discipline offers many majors to choose from - liberal arts, literature, fine arts, religion, anthropology, film, visual media, mass communication, law, archaeology, social works, political science, international relations, fashion, theatre, sociology, modern languages, while history, psychology, philosophy, and linguistics dominate the rest.

Career opportunities for Humanities

Based on the major you specialize you may fit in the following profiles: 1) Linguist 2) Human resources specialist 3) Foreign correspondent 4) Journalist 5) Advertising Manager 6) Genealogist 7) Museum Curator 8) Editor 9) Public Relations Manager 10) Technical writer 11) Event organizer 12) Lawyer 13) Archivist 14) Archaeologist 15) Political Analyst and the list of options doesn’t end here.

Below is a list of top Humanities Universities sorted by US News

University of Oxford

University of Oxford

United Kingdom

1
US News
3
Times Higher Education
Harvard University

Harvard University

United States of America

2
US News
5
Times Higher Education
3
US News
2
Times Higher Education
4
US News
6
Times Higher Education
Yale University

Yale University

United States of America

5
US News
9
Times Higher Education
New York University

New York University

United States of America

6
US News
17
Times Higher Education
7
US News
11
Times Higher Education
8
US News
18
Times Higher Education
University of Michigan Ann Arbor

University of Michigan Ann Arbor

United States of America

9
US News
15
Times Higher Education
Stanford University

Stanford University

United States of America

10
US News
1
Times Higher Education
11
US News
41
Times Higher Education
University of California Berkeley

University of California Berkeley

United States of America

12
US News
10
Times Higher Education
University of California Los Angeles

University of California Los Angeles

United States of America

13
US News
14
Times Higher Education
University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania

United States of America

14
US News
13
Times Higher Education
Columbia University

Columbia University

United States of America

15
US News
12
Times Higher Education
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

United States of America

16
US News
4
Times Higher Education
17
US News
42
Times Higher Education
Princeton University

Princeton University

United States of America

18
US News
7
Times Higher Education
University of Chicago

University of Chicago

United States of America

19
US News
8
Times Higher Education
20
US News
33
Times Higher Education
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