Set Goals: The Top 10 Soccer Programs in the Nation

Soccer fans all over the world rejoice when the World Cup has takes control of the world stage. 

Global conversations via all platforms of media enter a hostile take over–and dedicated soccer fans from all over the world are take in every second. 

As the rush of the cup fills fans and players alike, we took a look at the NCAA rankings for the top men's and women's college soccer programs around the country.

Whether you're a die-hard fan or killer athlete, as long as you love soccer these schools are something to consider:


  1. University of Notre Dame
  2. University of Maryland
  3. University of California Los Angeles
  4. University of Washington
  5. New Mexico State University
  6. University of Viginia
  7. University of California
  8. University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  9. Michigan State University
  10. Georgetown University


  1. University of California, Los Angeles
  2. Florida State University
  3. University of Virginia
  4. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 
  5. University of North Carolina
  6. Michigan State University
  7. Santa Clara University
  8. Texas A&M University
  9. Stanford University
  10. University of Florida



(Source: NCAA D1 Men's Soccer Rankings, NCAA D1 Women's Soccer Rankings - NCAA)

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