Best Schools For Entrepreneurs

Venture Capital for Companies Founded by Bachelor’s Degree Holders (1-25)

Rank SchoolEntrepreneur CountCompany CountCapital Raised (In Millions)Launches
1Stanford378309$3,519Digital Sky Technologies, Flipboard, Snapchat
2U.C.-Berkeley336284$2,412Warby Parker, Playdom
3MIT300250$2,417Oscar Health Insurance, Xamarin
4Indian Institute of Technology264205$3,150Snapdeal, Hortonworks
5Harvard253229$3,235Quora, Adaptive Biotechnologies
6University of Pennsylvania244221$2,194Wheels Up, Spark Therapeutics
7Cornell212190$1,971Wayfair, Adaptive Biotech
8University of Michigan176158$1,159Nest Labs, eFFECTOR
9Tel Aviv University169141$1,253Houzz, Mobil Media
10University of Texas150137$1,298Jade eServices, Calxeda
11Yale149132$2,073Pinterest, Kolltan Pharma
12University of Illinois146131$1,411AvantCredit, ASSIA
13Carnegie Mellon142123$1,080Nest Labs, Ion Torrent Systems
14UCLA130118$1,298Uber, InVitae, Prodege
15Brown127110$1,308
16University of Waterloo12296$1,008
17Princeton119115$1,041General Compression, Loxo Oncology
18Technion11998$797
19Columbia University115105$952
20University of Wisconsin111103$832
21Duke111107$1,209
22USC10696$743
23Brigham Young University10381$1,159
24New York University9589$493
25Dartmouth9485$593

 

Source: PitchBook