Harvard University is the richest school in the country, as it has been for the past several years.
US News And World Report recently compiled a list of the country's richest colleges. Harvard is by far the richest -- its endowment is almost double of its next closest competition, Yale University.
The Report has more:
Of the 1,189 ranked colleges that reported endowment figures to U.S. News, the average endowment was roughly $313,182,000.
Individual reports ranged from Harvard University on the high end to Providence Christian College's $15,000, the lowest reported endowment. Though Harvard's endowment far outpaced even the next-highest school on the list (Yale University, with $19,174,387,000), 66 ranked colleges had endowments of more than $1 billion each.
Check out our slide show of the country's richest colleges. Then tell us, what do you think of all these colleges having so much money? Weigh in below!
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