Elite 50: Ranking the Nation's Top Women's Tennis Programs

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In STACK's women's tennis rankings, we take you beyond wins and losses to reveal what truly makes a college tennis program great. To come up with our list of the top 10 tennis programs, we consider a variety of factors—not just wins and losses, but also academic rankings from U.S. News & World Report and Academic Progress Rates. The result is a list of schools we'd recommend to any female tennis player seeking an elite athletic program and a strong education. Learn more about how we arrived at our rankings through the Elite 50 guide, and browse through STACK's rankings for 20 other sports at the bottom of this page.

STACK's Top 10 Women's Tennis Programs

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Elite 50In STACK's women's tennis rankings, we take you beyond wins and losses to reveal what truly makes a college tennis program great. To come up with our list of the top 10 tennis programs, we consider a variety of factors—not just wins and losses, but also academic rankings from U.S. News & World Report and Academic Progress Rates. The result is a list of schools we'd recommend to any female tennis player seeking an elite athletic program and a strong education. Learn more about how we arrived at our rankings through the Elite 50 guide, and browse through STACK's rankings for 20 other sports at the bottom of this page.

STACK's Top 10 Women's Tennis Programs

College Score '12 U.S. News Rank APR [Out of 1,000] National Ranking '11/'10/'09 STACK Factor
1. Stanford 100 5 985 2/1/13 192
2. Duke 96.22 10 991 3/9/1 156
3. North Carolina 88.19 29 985 4/3/20 144
4. Cal 86.13 21 986 9/12/4 120
5. UCLA 85.79 25 979 5/6/12 120
6. Notre Dame 85.27 19 1000 20/5/5 108
7. Florida 84.71 58 976 1/2/14 144
8. Michigan 82.46 28 1000 10/8/18 96
9. Northwestern 80.96 12 996 12/7/2 36
10. USC 75.00 23 970 19/20/9 108

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