American universities are known for innovations and world-class research, but much of that takes place at the graduate level. So which ones are all-stars for how they teach undergraduates? U.S. News & World report has the answers!
The ranking is based on a survey conducted in spring 2012, U.S. News said, and all the schools on the list are ones that received the most votes from top college administrators as paying a particular focus on undergraduate teaching.
Check out the 12 best colleges for undergrads in the slideshow below: