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Is Research I  a major research university?

> If a school is a Research 1 institution it is generally a flagship -- at
> least in its own mind or if it is the only Research 1 in the state.  Check
> out the Carnegie Foundation's Classification scheme.  That said---there are
> some states where the flagship may not be a Research 1 institution because
> there are none in that state.  Then the higher up the classification scheme
> you find the school the more apt it is to be the flagship for the state.
> Of course, history, funding, and politics all come into play (U of AZ vs
> ASU).  For instance,  Martha---in Calif. is the flagship UC or UCLA --- our
> is the best answer--both schools???
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> Norm
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> Norman A. Stahl, Chair
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> Northern Illinois University
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