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The 20 wealthiest private universities and colleges in America

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  • America’s top private universities are fantastically wealthy.
  • Using data from the Department of Education, we found the 20 private colleges and universities with the highest-valued endowments in 2017, the most recent period for which data is available.
  • Harvard University’s endowment had assets worth about $35.7 billion, landing it the top spot on the list.
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In addition to being world-class research and educational institutions, America’s top private universities are also fantastically wealthy.

The Department of Education’s Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System assembles statistics on thousands of institutions of higher learning in the US. One of read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com