With a special care on the fields of science and engineering, this California based university founded in 1891. This academy had many visitors who were scientists like George Ellery Hale, Arthur Amos Noyes and others. It was founded as a vocational school at first. This first incarnation was ended and the new identity was taken in 1921. From 1936 to 1943 this academy manage jet propulsion labs of NASA.
9. Princeton University
First founded in Elizabeth New Jerseyin 1746, this academy then moved to Princeton and the new name come from this history. The fields of study in the university includes humanities, natural sciences, social sciences and engineering. This is one of the most respected universities.
8. University of Chicago
The private university has six different professional faculties. It was founded in 1892. The motto of the University is ‘Let knowledge grow from more to more; and so be human life enriched’.