List of Colleges and Universities in Alphabetical Order by State

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List of Ivy League Schools, by State, and Year Founded in Alphabetical Order

Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 1764
Columbia University, New York City, New York, 1754
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1865
Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1769
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1636
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1740
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, 1746
Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1701

List of US Colleges, by State, and Year Founded

Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University, Alabama, 1822
Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine, Alabama, 1830
Alabama Southern Community College, Alabama, 1830
Alabama State University, Alabama, 1831
Amridge University, Alabama, 1835
Athens State University, Alabama, 1838
Auburn University, Alabama, 1841
Auburn University at Montgomery, Alabama, 1842
Bevill State Community College, Alabama, 1854
Birmingham–Southern College, Alabama, 1856
Bishop State Community College, Alabama, 1856
Calhoun Community College, Alabama, 1867
Central Alabama Community College, Alabama, 1867
Chattahoochee Valley Community College, Alabama, 1875
Community College of the Air Force, Alabama, 1876
Concordia College, Alabama, 1878
Enterprise State Community College, Alabama, 1881
Faulkner State Community College, Alabama, 1883
Faulkner University, Alabama, 1887
Gadsden State Community College, Alabama, 1896
H. Councill Trenholm State Technical College, Alabama, 1896
Heritage Christian University, Alabama, 1898
Huntingdon College, Alabama, 1905
Huntsville Bible College, Alabama, 1922
J. F. Drake State Technical College, Alabama, 1927
J. F. Ingram State Technical College, Alabama, 1942
Jacksonville State University, Alabama, 1949
Jefferson Davis Community College, Alabama, 1950
Jefferson State Community College, Alabama, 1961
Judson College, Alabama, 1961
Lawson State Community College, Alabama, 1963
Lurleen B. Wallace Community College, Alabama, 1963
Marion Military Institute, Alabama, 1963
Miles College, Alabama, 1963
Northeast Alabama Community College, Alabama, 1965
Northwest–Shoals Community College, Alabama, 1965
Oakwood University, Alabama, 1965
Reid State Technical College, Alabama, 1965
Samford University, Alabama, 1965
Selma University, Alabama, 1966
Shelton State Community College, Alabama, 1966
Snead State Community College, Alabama, 1966
Southern Union State Community College, Alabama, 1966
Spring Hill College, Alabama, 1967
Stillman College, Alabama, 1967
Talladega College, Alabama, 1969
Troy University, Alabama, 1969
Tuskegee University, Alabama, 1971
United States Sports Academy, Alabama, 1972
University of Alabama, Alabama, 1974
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama, 1979
University of Alabama in Huntsville, Alabama, 1979
University of Mobile, Alabama, 1983
University of Montevallo, Alabama, 1985
University of North Alabama, Alabama, 1986
University of South Alabama, Alabama, 1989
University of West Alabama, Alabama, 1990
Virginia College, Alabama, 1991
Wallace Community College, Alabama, 1993
Wallace Community College Selma, Alabama, 1994
Wallace State Community College, Alabama, 2010
Arkansas Baptist College, Alaska, 1884
Arkansas Northeastern College, Alaska, 1975
Arkansas State University, Alaska, 1909
Arkansas State University-Beebe, Alaska, 1927
Arkansas State University-Mountain Home, Alaska, 1995
Arkansas State University-Newport, Alaska, 1976
Arkansas Tech University, Alaska, 1909
Black River Technical College, Alaska, 1978
Blue Cliff College, Alaska, 1987
Central Baptist College, Alaska, 1892
College of the Ouachitas, Alaska, 1969
Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas, Alaska, 1975
Crowley's Ridge College, Alaska, 1964
East Arkansas Community College, Alaska, 1974
Ecclesia College, Alaska, 1975
Harding University, Alaska, 1924
Henderson State University, Alaska, 1890
Hendrix College, Alaska, 1876
John Brown University, Alaska, 1919
Lyon College, Alaska, 1872
Mid-South Community College, Alaska, 1992
National Park College, Alaska, 2003
North Arkansas College, Alaska, 1974
Northwest Arkansas Community College, Alaska, 1989
Ouachita Baptist University, Alaska, 1886
Ozarka College, Alaska, 1975
Philander Smith College, Alaska, 1882
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas, Alaska, 1965
Rich Mountain Community College, Alaska, 1973
Shorter College, Alaska, 1886
South Arkansas Community College, Alaska, 1992
Southeast Arkansas College, Alaska, 1991
Southern Arkansas University, Alaska, 1909
Southern Arkansas University Tech, Alaska, 1967
University of Arkansas, Alaska, 1871
University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, Alaska, 1928
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Alaska, 1927
University of Arkansas at Monticello, Alaska, 1909
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Alaska, 1873
University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, Alaska, 1991
University of Arkansas Community College at Hope, Alaska, 1965
University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton, Alaska, 1961
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Alaska, 1879
University of Arkansas System eVersity, Alaska, 2014
University of Arkansas – Pulaski Technical College, Alaska, 1945
University of Central Arkansas, Alaska, 1907
University of the Ozarks, Alaska, 1834
Williams Baptist College, Alaska, 1941
University of California, Berkeley, California, 1869
University of California, Davis, California, 1908
University of California, Irvine, California, 1965
University of California, Los Angeles, California, 1919
University of California, Merced, California, 2005
University of California, Riverside, California, 1954
University of California, San Diego, California, 1960
University of California, Santa Barbara, California, 1891
University of California, Santa Cruz, California, 1965
California Maritime Academy, California, 1929
California Polytechnic State University, California, 1901
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, California, 1938
California State University, Bakersfield, California, 1965
California State University, Channel Islands, California, 2002
California State University, Chico, California, 1887
California State University, Dominguez Hills, California, 1960
California State University, East Bay, California, 1959
California State University, Fresno, California, 1911
California State University, Fullerton, California, 1957
California State University, Long Beach, California, 1949
California State University, Los Angeles, California, 1947
California State University, Monterey Bay, California, 1994
California State University, Northridge, California, 1958
California State University, Sacramento, California, 1947
California State University, San Bernardino, California, 1965
California State University, San Marcos, California, 1988
California State University, Stanislaus, California, 1957
Humboldt State University, California, 1913
San Diego State University, California, 1897
San Francisco State University, California, 1899
San Jose State University, California, 1857
Sonoma State University, California, 1960
Albertus Magnus College, Connecticut, 1925
Asnuntuck Community College, Connecticut, 1969
Capital Community College, Connecticut, 1992
Central Connecticut State University, Connecticut, 1849
Charter Oak State College, Connecticut, 1973
Connecticut College, Connecticut, 1911
Eastern Connecticut State University, Connecticut, 1889
Fairfield University, Connecticut, 1942
Gateway Community College, Connecticut, 1992
Goodwin College, Connecticut, 1999
Hartford Seminary, Connecticut, 1833
Holy Apostles College and Seminary, Connecticut, 1956
Housatonic Community College, Connecticut, 1967
Lincoln College of New England, Connecticut, 1966
Manchester Community College, Connecticut, 1963
Middlesex Community College, Connecticut, 1966
Mitchell College, Connecticut, 1938
Naugatuck Valley Community College, Connecticut, 1962
Northwestern Connecticut Community College, Connecticut, 1965
Norwalk Community College, Connecticut, 1961
Paier College of Art, Connecticut, 1946
Post University, Connecticut, 1890
Quinebaug Valley Community College, Connecticut, 1969
Quinnipiac University, Connecticut, 1929
Sacred Heart University, Connecticut, 1963
Southern Connecticut State University, Connecticut, 1893
St. Vincent's College, Connecticut, 1991
Three Rivers Community College, Connecticut, 1992
Trinity College, Connecticut, 1823
Tunxis Community College, Connecticut, 1969
United States Coast Guard Academy, Connecticut, 1876
University of Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1927
University of Connecticut, Connecticut, 1881
University of Hartford, Connecticut, 1877
University of New Haven, Connecticut, 1920
University of Saint Joseph, Connecticut, 1932
Wesleyan University, Connecticut, 1831
Western Connecticut State University, Connecticut, 1903
Yale University, Connecticut, 1701
Delaware College of Art and Design, Delaware, 1997
Delaware State University, Delaware, 1891
Delaware Technical Community College, Delaware, 1967
Goldey–Beacom College, Delaware, 1886
University of Delaware, Delaware, 1833
Wesley College, Delaware, 1873
Widener University Delaware Law School, Delaware, 1975
Wilmington University, Delaware, 1968
Boise Bible College, Idaho, 1945
Boise State University, Idaho, 1932
Brigham Young University-Idaho, Idaho, 1888
College of Idaho, Idaho, 1891
College of Southern Idaho, Idaho, 1965
College of Western Idaho, Idaho, 2007
College of Eastern Idaho, Idaho, 1969
Idaho State University, Idaho, 1901
Lewis-Clark State College, Idaho, 1893
McCall College, Idaho, 2011
New Saint Andrews College, Idaho, 1994
North Idaho College, Idaho, 1933
Northwest Nazarene University, Idaho, 1913
Stevens–Henager College, Idaho, 1891
University of Idaho, Idaho, 1889
Alexandria School of Scientific Therapeutics, Indiana, 1982
Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, Indiana, 1958
Ancilla College, Indiana, 1937
Anderson University, Indiana, 1917
Ball State University, Indiana, 1918
Bethany Theological Seminary, Indiana, 1905
Bethel College, Indiana, 1947
Brightwood College–Hammond, Indiana, 1937
Brightwood College–Indianapolis, Indiana, 1937
Butler University, Indiana, 1855
Calumet College of Saint Joseph, Indiana, 1951
Christian Theological Seminary, Indiana, 1924
College of Court Reporting, Indiana, 1984
Concordia Theological Seminary, Indiana, 1846
Crossroads Bible College, Indiana, 1980
DePauw University, Indiana, 1837
DeVry University–Indiana, Indiana, 1931
Earlham College, Indiana, 1847
Franklin College, Indiana, 1834
Goshen College, Indiana, 1894
Grace College and Theological Seminary, Indiana, 1937/1948
Hanover College, Indiana, 1827
Harrison College, Indiana, 1902
Holy Cross College, Indiana, 1966
Huntington University, Indiana, 1897
Indiana Institute of Technology, Indiana, 1930
Indiana State University, Indiana, 1865
Indiana University–Bloomington, Indiana, 1820
Indiana University–East, Indiana, 1971
Indiana University–Kokomo, Indiana, 1945
Indiana University–Northwest, Indiana, 1963
Indiana University – Purdue University Fort Wayne[a], Indiana, 1964
Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis, Indiana, 1969
Indiana University – South Bend, Indiana, 1916
Indiana University – Southeast, Indiana, 1941
Indiana Wesleyan University, Indiana, 1920
International Business College, Indiana, 1889
International Business College–Indianapolis, Indiana, 1889
Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana, Indiana, 1963
Lincoln College of Technology[37], Indiana, 1946
Manchester University, Indiana, 1860
Marian University, Indiana, 1851
Martin University, Indiana, 1977
MedTech College, Indiana, 2004
MedTech College–Fort Wayne Campus, Indiana, 2008
MedTech College–Greenwood Campus, Indiana, 2007
Mid-America College of Funeral Service, Indiana, NA
Oakland City University, Indiana, 1885
Ottawa University–Jeffersonville, Indiana, 2002
Purdue University Northwest, Indiana, 1946
Purdue University, Indiana, 1869
Purdue University North Central, Indiana, 1967
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Indiana, 1874
Saint Mary's College, Indiana, 1844
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, Indiana, 1840
Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, Indiana, 1857
Taylor University, Indiana, 1846
The Art Institute of Indianapolis, Indiana, 2006
Trine University, Indiana, 1884
University of Evansville, Indiana, 1854
University of Indianapolis, Indiana, 1902
University of Notre Dame, Indiana, 1842
University of Phoenix–Indianapolis Campus, Indiana, NA
University of Phoenix–Northwest Indiana, Indiana, NA
University of Saint Francis, Indiana, 1890
University of Southern Indiana, Indiana, 1965
Valparaiso University, Indiana, 1859
Vincennes University, Indiana, 1801
Wabash College, Indiana, 1832
WGU Indiana, Indiana, 2010
Iowa State University, Iowa, 1858
University of Iowa, Iowa, 1847
University of Northern Iowa, Iowa, 1876
Clinton Community College, Iowa, 1946
Des Moines Area Community College, Iowa, 1966
Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, Iowa, 1965
Ellsworth Community College, Iowa, 1890
Hawkeye Community College, Iowa, 1966
Indian Hills Community College, Iowa, 1969
Iowa Central Community College, Iowa, 1966
Iowa Lakes Community College, Iowa, 1967
Iowa Western Community College, Iowa, 1966
Kirkwood Community College, Iowa, 1966
Marshalltown Community College, Iowa, 1927
Muscatine Community College, Iowa, 1929
North Iowa Area Community College, Iowa, 1918
Northeast Iowa Community College–Calmar, Iowa, 1967
Northwest Iowa Community College–Sheldon, Iowa, 1966
Scott Community College, Iowa, 1966
Southeastern Community College, Iowa, 1967
Southwestern Community College, Iowa, 1966
Western Iowa Tech Community College, Iowa, 1966
Allen College, Iowa, 1925
Briar Cliff University, Iowa, 1930
Buena Vista University, Iowa, 1891
Central College, Iowa, 1853
Clarke University, Iowa, 1843
Coe College, Iowa, 1851
Cornell College, Iowa, 1853
Des Moines University, Iowa, 1898
Divine Word College, Iowa, 1931
Dordt College, Iowa, 1955
Drake University, Iowa, 1881
Emmaus Bible College, Iowa, 1941
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary, Iowa, 1921
Graceland University–Lamoni, Iowa, 1895
Grand View University, Iowa, 1896
Grinnell College, Iowa, 1846
Iowa Wesleyan University, Iowa, 1842
Loras College, Iowa, 1839
Luther College, Iowa, 1861
Maharishi University of Management, Iowa, 1971
Mercy College of Health Sciences, Iowa, 1995
Morningside College, Iowa, 1894
Mount Mercy University, Iowa, 1928
Northwestern College, Iowa, 1882
Palmer College of Chiropractic, Iowa, 1897
Saint Ambrose University, Iowa, 1882
Simpson College, Iowa, 1860
St. Luke's College, Iowa, 1966
University of Dubuque, Iowa, 1852
Upper Iowa University, Iowa, 1857
Wartburg College, Iowa, 1852
Wartburg Theological Seminary, Iowa, 1854
William Penn University, Iowa, 1873