College of Education rises to 42nd in the nation in U.S. News and World Report’s 2017 Best Graduate School rankings

The College of Education moved up to 42nd in the nation in the 2017 U.S. News and World Report’s Best Graduate School rankings. Consistently named in the Top 50 graduate schools in education, the College ranked 50th in 2016.

“The rise in rank this year is a recognition of the college’s outstanding programs and the commitment to excellence of our faculty, staff and students,” said Robert S. Feldman, Interim Dean of the College of Education.

Each year, U.S. News and World Report ranks professional school programs in several fields, including business, education and engineering. For the 2017 rankings of graduate education programs, 376 schools granting doctoral degrees were surveyed in fall 2015 and early 2016. Data provided by 255 responding institutions was used to calculate rankings based on measures that include peer assessment, superintendent assessment, student selectivity, faculty resources and research activity.

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