6. Columbia University, USA
New York boasts one of the oldest universities in the country. You are lucky if you are one of the undergraduates. Students studying business, law, physics, medicine and dozens of other fields at Columbia University will never stay unemployed. This prestigious institution has helped hundreds and thousands of people get ahead in life – most of them are now influential folks belonging to the elite. How much would it cost you to finish the first term? Well, get prepared to pay over $100,000. This is the money you would spend on your tuition, student activities, health services, fees and charges for maintenance, room and board.