Do you think you'd prefer a small liberal arts college or a steamy extramarital affair university?
According to Inside Higher Ed, the schools with the most .edu email addresses registered on Ashley Madison are Michigan State, Penn State, Kent State, Virginia Tech, Ivy Tech, Virginia Community Colleges, Ohio State, University of Minnesota, University of Michigan, and NYU. They charted the rankings and number of accounts per school, but noted a few caveats.
First of all, .edu email addresses could include any mix of alumni, employees, current students who married their high school sweethearts and already regret it, ruggedly handsome archeology professors looking for love in all the wrong places, and anyone else who snagged a sweet, sweet college-affiliated email handle.
There also is a theory that a significant amount of these accounts could be from sociology professors doing research. Probably just on, like, contemporary dating habits and who they wanted to have an affair with.