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)
Rank Not Published Bowie State University

Bowie, MD

$354 per credit (in-state, full-time); $660 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 467
#112 Bowling Green State University

Bowling Green, OH

$15,252 per year (in-state, full-time); $26,214 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 558
#83 Brigham Young University—​Provo (McKay)

Provo, UT

$6,130 per year (LDS member, full-time); $12,260 per year (Non-LDS member, full-time) 338
Unranked California Lutheran University

Thousand Oaks, CA

N/A N/A
Unranked California Polytechnic State University—​San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, CA

$5,472 per year (in-state, full-time); $16,632 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 205
Unranked California State University—​East Bay

Hayward, CA

N/A N/A
Unranked California State University—​Fresno

Fresno, CA

N/A N/A
Unranked California State University—​Fullerton

Fullerton, CA

N/A N/A
#147 California State University—​Long Beach

Long Beach, CA

$6,738 per year (in-state, full-time) 1,393
Unranked California State University—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

N/A N/A
Unranked California State University—​Northridge

Northridge, CA

N/A N/A
Unranked California State University—​Sacramento

Sacramento, CA

N/A N/A
Unranked California State University—​San Bernardino

San Bernardino, CA

N/A N/A
Unranked California State University—​Stanislaus

Turlock, CA

N/A N/A
Unranked Cambridge College

Cambridge, MA

N/A N/A
Unranked Capella University

Minneapolis, MN

N/A N/A
Unranked Cardinal Stritch University

Milwaukee, WI

N/A 774
Rank Not Published Central Connecticut State University

New Britain, CT

$5,617 per year (in-state, full-time); $15,650 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 986
Unranked Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, MI

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published Chapman University

Orange, CA

$821 per credit (full-time) 445
Unranked Chicago State University

Chicago, IL

N/A N/A
#126 Claremont Graduate University

Claremont, CA

$40,560 per year (full-time) 457
Rank Not Published Clark Atlanta University

Atlanta, GA

$812 per credit (full-time) 131
#81 Clemson University (Moore)

Clemson, SC

$6,912 per year (in-state, full-time); $13,786 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 450
#135 Cleveland State University

Cleveland, OH

$6,772 per year (in-state, full-time); $12,732 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,672

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