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Guide to Columbia University

Noted as one of the oldest universities in New York and the fifth oldest higher learning institution in the United States, ColumbiaGuide to Columbia University University is private research university that has four global centers overseas. Along with being the administrator of the Pulitzer Prize, it holds the acclaimed distinction of sending 90% of their undergraduates to graduate school. Founded in 1574, Columbia is one of three universities to be considered the king's college before the American Revolution.

This is a Bright Hub guide for Columbia University, providing articles and information on this very old and very established American university.

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