Tech.Co magazine ranked Cornell as the top private university in terms of graduates best equipped to make an impact on the technology world; the private top 5, in order, were Cornell, CMU, Stanford, MIT and Columbia.

The site states that their methodology took a composite of the rankings from US News and World Report for Computer Science, LinkedIn university rankings for Software Developers and Software Developers at Startups, and finally the number of companies being run by their respective alumni according to AngelList.