The University of Chicago
The University of Chicago is one of the world's great intellectual communities. The commitment of Chicago's faculty to scholarship of the highest order has led to major contributions to existing bodies of knowledge and to the creation of many new fields of study. As the nation's most celebrated teacher of teachers, Chicago places particular emphasis at the graduate level on the training of students for careers in academia and research. The undergraduate program is renowned for its emphasis on critical thinking and broad interdisciplinary exposure to the full range of intellectual discovery.