US News & World Report

Best Graduate Schools Rankings

Click the table headers to sort by column.

Note: Business, Education, Engineering, Law, Nursing, and Medicine rankings are based on statistical data measuring quality of faculty, research, and students, and on reputation surveys. All other graduate programs and specialty area rankings are based on reputation surveys which were sent to academics and professionals in the disciplines being ranked.

Rank Among Public Univs. Overall Rank Year College/School Program
 1   1 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Local Government Management (MPA)
 1   2 2020 Education Special Education (Master/Doctorate)
 6   8 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Speech Language Pathology (Master)
 9  17 2020 Medical Center Occupational Therapy (Master/Doctorate)
 6  11 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Public Management & Leadership (MPA)
10  19 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Public Affairs (MPA)
11  14 2020 Engineering Petroleum Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
 9  18 2020 Education School of Education (Masters/Doctorate)
 6  13 2020 Medical Center Physical Therapy (Masters/Doctorate)
14  18 2020 Medical Center Family Medicine (MD)
15  18 2020 Education Clinical Child Psychology (Doctorate)
11  21 2020 Medical Center Nursing-Midwifery (Masters)
13  25 2020 Law Dispute Resolution (JD)
18  23 2020 Education Elementary Education (Masters)
24  29 2020 Education Curriculum & Instruction (Doctorate)
23  24 2020 Pharmacy Pharmacy (PharmD)
10  14 2020 Medical Center Audiology (Doctorate)
20  41 2017 Liberal Arts & Sciences History (Doctorate)
14  20 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Public Finance & Budgeting (MPA)
30  43 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Clinical Psychology (Doctorate)
22  36 2019 Social Welfare Social Work (Masters)
26  51 2020 Law Contract-Commercial Law (JD)
33  68 2020 Law Criminal Law (JD)
51 121 2020 Law Trial Advocacy (JD)
22  38 2020 Medical Center Primary Care (MD)
34  49 2020 Engineering Aerospace Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
30  50 2017 Liberal Arts & Sciences Psychology
33  63 2020 Law Environmental Law (JD)
36  70 2020 Law Law (JD)
31  62 2020 Medical Center Medicine-Research
35  64 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Fine Arts (Masters)
37  83 2020 Law Constitutional Law (JD)
38  78 2020 Law Business-Corporate Law (JD)
38  54 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Earth Sciences - Geology (Doctorate)
38  65 2017 Liberal Arts & Sciences Political Science (Doctorate)
55  97 2020 Business Part-time MBA
44 100 2020 Law Intellectual Property Law (JD)
39  66 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Mathematics (Doctorate)
40  67 2017 Liberal Arts & Sciences English (Doctorate)
40  73 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Biology (Doctorate)
41  91 2020 Law International Law (JD)
41  80 2020 Law Tax Law (JD)
37  57 2020 Engineering Environ./Environ. Health Engineering (Master/Doctorate)
23  51 2020 Law Legal Writing (JD)
38  86 2020 Law Clinical Training (JD)
44  72 2017 Liberal Arts & Sciences Economics (Doctorate)
44  73 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Chemistry (Doctorate)
39  59 2020 Engineering Civil Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
51  82 2020 Engineering Electrical Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
55  84 2020 Engineering Chemical Engineering (Doctorate)
51  75 2017 Liberal Arts & Sciences Sociology (Doctorate)
39  68 2020 Business Business (MBA)
49  81 2020 Engineering Mechanical Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
56  93 2020 Engineering Biomedical/Bioengineering (Masters/Doctorate)
57  91 2018 Engineering Computer Science (Doctorate)
57  91 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Physics (Doctorate)
58 122 2020 Law Health Care Law (JD)
59  89 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Statistics (Doctorate)
65 102 2020 Engineering School of Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)