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Best History/Poli Sci Double Major?

BismarckBismarck Registered User Posts: 24 New Member
Hello what is the best college for a history major (specializing in either European or American History) in a double major with political science?
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Replies to: Best History/Poli Sci Double Major?

  • NYU2013NYU2013 Registered User Posts: 1,780 Senior Member
    Top 20 schools for history (overall):

    Princeton
    Stanford
    UCB
    Yale
    Harvard
    UChicago
    Columbia
    UMichigan
    Johns Hopkins
    UCLA
    UPenn
    Cornell
    UNC
    Duke
    Northwestern
    UW-Madison
    Brown
    NYU
    UT-Austin
    Rutgers

    Top 18 schools for European History:
    Harvard
    UCB
    Yale
    Princeton
    UChicago
    UMich
    Stanford
    Columbia
    UCLA
    Johns Hopkins
    UNC
    UPenn
    Northwestern
    UW-Madison
    Indian University-Bloomington
    Cornell
    Rutgers
    NYU

    Top 14 schools for colonial US history:
    Harvard
    Yale
    UPenn
    William & Mary
    Johns Hopkins
    UVa
    UMich
    Princeton
    UNC
    NYU
    Brown
    Brown
    Cornell
    UCLA
    Duke
    Northwestern
    Stanford
    UCB
    UC-Davis

    Top 16 schools for Modern US History:
    Yale
    Columbia
    Harvard
    UCB
    Princeton
    Stanford
    UW-Madison
    UMichigan
    UNC
    UPenn
    UVa
    UChicago
    UCLA
    UT-Austin
    Rutgers
    Johns Hopkins
    NYU
    U Illinois-UC

    Top 20 schools for political science:
    Harvard
    Princeton
    Stanford
    UMichigan
    Yale
    UCB
    Columbia
    UC-SD
    Duke
    MIT
    UCLA
    UChicago
    UNC
    WUStL
    URochester
    UW-Madison
    NYU
    Ohio State
    UMinnestota-Twin Cities
    Cornell
  • JamieBrownJamieBrown - Posts: 401 Member
    As per above

    Top Ten Average Ranking for history (overall) and political science
    1.5 - Princeton
    2.5 - Stanford
    3.0 - Harvard
    4.5 - Yale, UCB
    6.0 - UMichigan
    7.0 - Columbia
    9.0 - UChicago
    10.5- UCLA
    11.5- Duke
  • SMCguySMCguy Registered User Posts: 1,352 Senior Member
    So Princeton it is! Now all you have to do is get admitted lol

    I think you need a back-up because none of those schools are guaranteed.
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