11 Best Ranked Public Colleges in America

11. University of Texas at Austin

UT Austin has 3000 faculty members, and 13 different colleges offering over 170 majors to undergraduates. More than 51,000 students call the university home, and its alumni includes famous names like Matthew McConaughey and Marcia Gay Harden. The university scores exceptionally well in the quality of life and job options its students can expect.