Top Universities in Hawaii

Following are the leading universities in Hawaii (USA):

Argosy University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and is a member of the North Central Association (NCA). It also offers online degree programs including the online DBA with concentrations in Accounting, Global Business Sustainability, Management, Marketing, International Business.

Chaminade University of Honolulu is a private Catholic Marianist college in Honolulu. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. It is tied for third among Western regional universities for Campus Diversity in the U.S. News & World Report magazine's “America's Best Colleges” for 2003. Chaminade ranked higher than any other Hawaii institution.

Hawaii Pacific University is listed in the top 20 of the Division II Collegiate Power Rankings. It is also one of the 247 colleges and universities featured in the Barron's Best Buys in College Education (2006 edition).

University of Hawaii at Hilo has been ranked in the top 10 for both ethnic diversity and the low percentage of students with debt at graduation, according to U.S. News and World Reports. In the 2007 edition of America‘s Best Colleges, UH Hilo shares Top 5 honors for campus diversity with Pine Manor College (Mass.), Rosemont College (Penn.), Wellesley College (Mass.), Whittier College (Calif.) and Swarthmore College (Penn.).

The Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa is ranked among the nation's top 25 graduate schools for international business by U.S.News in 2008.

University of Hawaii - West Oahu is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. It also offers courses which are taught completely online over the Internet.

Brigham Young University-Hawaii is part of the three-campus BYU system that includes BYU-Idaho, located in Rexburg, and BYU in Provo, Utah.

List of other universities and colleges in Hawaii:
  • Brigham Young University-Hawaii
  • Hawaii Community College
  • Hawaii Institute of Hair Design
  • Hawaii Technology Institute
  • Honolulu Community College
  • Heald College-Honolulu
  • Institute Of Clinical Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
  • Kauai Community College
  • Kapiolani Community College
  • Leeward Community College
  • Maui Community College
  • Med-Assist School of Hawaii Inc
  • Remington College (Honolulu)
  • Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii
  • Travel Institute of the Pacific
  • University of Phoenix (Hawaii)
  • Windward Community College
  • World Medicine Institute