The 7 best US universities founded in the last 50 years

Apr 30, 2015 - Business Insider

Celebrating its 50th birthday this year, the University of California, Irvine is the best young university in America, according to a new ranking from Times Higher Education (THE).

THE's "100 Under 50 Rankings" charts the top universities founded in the past 50 years. The list, according to THE, "provides a glimpse into the future, showcasing not those institutions with centuries of history, but the rising stars which show great potential."

For their ranking, THE focuses on f...