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Does anyone know if Columbia University is a research university?

Hello! I'm a junior starting my college search, and I've been looking into Columbia University. I've heard a lot of great things about the school, but I'm curious if it's considered a research university. I'm interested in majoring in economics, so I'm hoping that attending a research university would give me more opportunities for growth. Any input would be fantastic, thanks!

9 months ago

Hi there! Yes, Columbia University is indeed a research university. In fact, it's a member of the Ivy League and is well-known for its research across a variety of disciplines, including economics. The university hosts various research centers and institutes, providing students with a vast array of opportunities to get involved in research projects and collaborations with faculty members. I hope this information helps you in your college search process, and best of luck!

9 months ago

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