Wouldn’t you like to be a millionaire? Anything’s possible in America! Just ask graduates from these 10 colleges–they’re the colleges that have produced the most millionaires! It’s no surprise that 5 of the 10 colleges are Ivy League institutions–there’s a long history of money and power there, to be sure–but the other 5 may or may not surprise you. Let’s take a look:

 

10. University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

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The University of Michigan, frequently referred to simply as Michigan, is a public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States.
Acceptance rate: 28.6% (2016)
Total enrollment: 43,625 (2015)
Mascot: Wolverine
Football stadium: Michigan Stadium
Fight song: The Victors

9. Yale University

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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in Saybrook Colony as the Collegiate School, the University is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.
Acceptance rate: 6.3% (2016)
Mascot: Handsome Dan
Founded: October 9, 1701, New Haven, CT
Endowment: 25.57 billion USD (2015)

8. Princeton University

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Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States.
Acceptance rate: 6.5% (2016)
Mascot: Princeton Tigers
Endowment: 22.72 billion USD (2015)
Total enrollment: 8,138 (2015)

7. Cornell University

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Cornell University is an American private Ivy League and public federal land-grant doctoral university located in Ithaca, New York.
Acceptance rate: 14% (2016)
Mascot: Touchdown
Total enrollment: 21,904 (2015)
Endowment: 6.03 billion USD (2015)

6. University of Texas - Austin

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The University of Texas at Austin, informally UT Austin, UT, University of Texas, or Texas in sports contexts, is a public research university and the flagship institution of the University of Texas System.
Acceptance rate: 39.7% (2014)
Mascot: Longhorn
Total enrollment: 50,950 (2015)

5. University of California - Berkeley

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The University of California, Berkeley is a public research university located in Berkeley, California. Founded in 1868, Berkeley is the oldest of the ten research universities affiliated with the University of California system.
Acceptance rate: 17.5% (2016)
Mascot: Oski
Total enrollment: 38,204 (2015)

4. University of Oxford

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The University of Oxford is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England, United Kingdom.
Acceptance rate: 17.5% (2015)
Color: Oxford Blue
Total enrollment: 22,348 (2014)

3. Stanford University

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Stanford University, officially Leland Stanford Junior University, is a private research university in Stanford, California.
Acceptance rate: 4.7% (2016)
Total enrollment: 16,122 (2015)
Founded: November 11, 1885
Endowment: 22.2 billion USD (2015)

2. University of Pennsylvania

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The University of Pennsylvania is a private, Ivy League university located in Philadelphia.
Acceptance rate: 9.4% (2016)
Mascot: Quaker
Total enrollment: 24,806 (2014)
Endowment: 10.13 billion USD (2015)

1. Harvard University

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Harvard University is a private, Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, established 1636, whose history, influence and wealth have made it one of the world’s most prestigious universities.
Acceptance rate: 5.2% (2016)
Mascot: John Harvard, the Pilgrim
Total enrollment: 21,000 (2014)
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