Best Education Schools

Ranked in 2014 | Best Education Schools Rankings Methodology

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Rank School name Tuition Total enrollment Average GRE verbal score, entering doctoral students Average GRE quantitative score, entering doctoral students Doctoral programs acceptance rate Average amount of externally funded research expenditure per faculty member (in thousands) Peer assessment score (out of 5) Student-faculty ratio Superintendent assessment score (out of 5) Total amount of externally funded research conducted by the school (in millions)
Unranked Alabama A&M University

Normal, AL

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published Alabama State University

Montgomery, AL

$343 per credit (in-state, full-time); $686 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 414
Rank Not Published Alliant International University

San Francisco, CA

$597 per credit (full-time) 451
Rank Not Published American International College

Springfield, MA

$419 per credit (full-time) 1,738
Unranked American University

Washington, DC

$25,920 per year (full-time) 205
Rank Not Published Andrews University

Berrien Springs, MI

$1,122 per credit (full-time) 331
#135 Appalachian State University

Boone, NC

$4,303 per year (in-state, full-time); $16,248 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,079
Rank Not Published Arcadia University

Glenside, PA

$720 per credit (full-time) 446
Unranked Argosy University

Chicago, IL

N/A N/A
#18 Arizona State University

Phoenix, AZ

$10,300 per year (in-state, full-time); $25,804 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 2,463
Rank Not Published Arkansas State University—​Jonesboro

State University, AR

$7,177 per year (in-state, full-time); $12,889 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 2,189
Unranked Ashland University (Schar)

Ashland, OH

N/A N/A
#77 Auburn University

Auburn, AL

$8,262 per year (in-state, full-time); $24,786 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 900
Unranked Aurora University

Aurora, IL

N/A N/A
Unranked Azusa Pacific University

Azusa, CA

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published Baker University

Baldwin City, KS

N/A 3,661
#86 Ball State University

Muncie, IN

$368 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,017 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 2,157
Unranked Barry University (Dominican)

Miami Shores, FL

N/A N/A
#92 Baylor University

Waco, TX

$1,357 per credit (full-time) 232
Unranked Benedictine University

Lisle, IL

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published Bethel University

St. Paul, MN

$500 per credit (full-time) 594
Unranked Binghamton University—​SUNY

Binghamton, NY

$9,870 per year (in-state, full-time); $18,350 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 224
Unranked Boise State University

Boise, ID

N/A N/A
#24 Boston College (Lynch)

Chestnut Hill, MA

$1,212 per credit (full-time) 790
#51 Boston University

Boston, MA

$43,970 per year (full-time) 546

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