The College of Education was named the 55th Best Graduate School of Education in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings. The College of Education rose from No. 56 to No. 55, one year after it climbed seven spots. Helping to boost the College of Education to the No. 55 ranking was its emphasis on research.
Dean Gregory M. Anderson explained, “This year’s ranking reflects a $1.7 million increase in the research productivity of our faculty. This output, combined with the increasing quality of our graduate students, has elevated our ranking eight spots since 2015.”