University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign comes in near the top of American public university rankings

The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign clocked in at No. 8 among academic public colleges and universities in the United States in the second annual compilation by G. Scott Thomas for The Business Journals, the Chicago Business Journal’s parent organization.

The next-highest ranked Illinois schools are the University of Illinois at Chicago (No. 67) and University of Illinois at Springfield ( No. 77). The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill topped this year’s list, followed by the University of Michigan, the University of Virginia, the University of California-Los Angeles,.

[Source:- Bizjournals]