US News & World Report

Best Graduate Schools Rankings

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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. More information is available on the US News & World Report website.

Rank Among Public Univs. Overall Rank Year College/School Program
1 1 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences Local Government Management (MPA)
1 2 2022 Education Special Education (Master/Doctorate)
6 8 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Speech Language Pathology (Master)
6  11 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences Public Management & Leadership (MPA)
6 13 2020 Medical Center Physical Therapy (Masters/Doctorate)
8 9 2022 Medical Center Primary Care (MD)
9 17 2022 Education School of Education (Masters/Doctorate)
9 17 2020 Medical Center Occupational Therapy (Master/Doctorate)
10 14 2020 Medical Center Audiology (Doctorate)
11 17 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences Urban Policy (Masters)
11 21 2020 Medical Center Nursing-Midwifery (Masters)
13 16 2022 Engineering Petroleum Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
13 25 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences Public Affairs (MPA)
14 19 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences Public Finance & Budgeting (MPA)
14 29 2016 Medical Center Nursing-Anesthesia (DNAP)
15 18 2020 Education Clinical Child Psychology (Doctorate)
16 19 2022 Medical Center Family Medicine (MD)
19 25 2022 Education Curriculum & Instruction (Doctorate)
20 45 2022 Law Dispute Resolution (JD)
22 36 2019 Social Welfare Social Work (Masters)
23 24 2020 Pharmacy Pharmacy (PharmD)
30 43 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Clinical Psychology (Doctorate)
30 50 2017 Liberal Arts & Sciences Psychology (Doctorade)
32 54 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences History (Doctorate)
33 65 2022 Law Environmental Law (JD)
34 50 2022 Engineering Aerospace Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
35 64 2020 Liberal Arts & Sciences Fine Arts (Masters)
37 72 2022 Business Business (MBA)
38 54 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Earth Sciences - Geology (Doctorate)
38 74 2022 Law Contract-Commercial Law (JD)
38 78 2022 Law Business-Corporate Law (JD)
39 66 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Mathematics (Doctorate)
39 70 2022 Law Law (JD)
39 90 2022 Law Intellectual Property Law (JD)
40 64 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences Sociology (Doctorate)
40 69 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences English (Doctorate)
40 73 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Biology (Doctorate)
41 65 2022 Engineering Environ./Environ. Health Engineering (Master/Doctorate)
41 68 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences Political Science (Doctorate)
41 69 2022 Liberal Arts & Sciences Economics (Doctorate)
42 75 2022 Medical Center Medicine-Research
42 85 2022 Law Tax Law (JD)
42 89 2022 Law Constitutional Law (JD)
43 86 2022 Law International Law (JD)
44 65 2022 Engineering Civil Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
44 73 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Chemistry (Doctorate)
48 73 2022 Engineering Chemical Engineering (Doctorate)
48 97 2022 Law Criminal Law (JD)
50 107 2022 Law Clinical Training (JD)
50 114 2022 Law Legal Writing (JD)
53 85 2022 Engineering Electrical Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
53 89 2022 Engineering Biomedical/Bioengineering (Masters/Doctorate)
56 91 2022 Engineering Mechanical Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
57 91 2018 Engineering Computer Science (Doctorate)
57 91 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Physics (Doctorate)
59 89 2018 Liberal Arts & Sciences Statistics (Doctorate)
60 142 2022 Law Trial Advocacy (JD)
66 136 2022 Law Health Care Law (JD)
69 108 2022 Engineering School of Engineering (Masters/Doctorate)
70 104 2022 Medicine Public Health (Masters)