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 College of St. Elizabeth

Morristown, NJ

$29,148 per year (full-time) 228
Unranked College of St. Mary

Omaha, NE

N/A N/A
#39 College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, VA

$7,120 per year (in-state, full-time); $21,638 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 419
#92 Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO

$8,811 per year (in-state, full-time); $21,600 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 551
Unranked Columbia International University

Columbia, SC

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

Columbus, GA

$191 per credit (in-state, full-time); $763 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 502
Unranked Concordia University

River Forest, IL

N/A N/A
Unranked Cornell University

Ithaca, NY

N/A N/A
#64 CUNY—​Graduate Center

New York, NY

$8,200 per year (in-state, full-time); $795 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 83
Unranked D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY

N/A 187
Rank Not Published Dallas Baptist University (Bush)

Dallas, TX

$13,410 per year (full-time) 441
Unranked Delaware State University

Dover, DE

$417 per credit (in-state, full-time); $920 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 96
Rank Not Published Delta State University

Cleveland, MS

$6,012 per year (in-state, full-time); $6,012 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 534
#147 DePaul University

Chicago, IL

$595 per credit (full-time) 1,005
Rank Not Published Dowling College

Oakdale Long Island, NY

$1,029 per credit (full-time) 466
#135 Drake University

Des Moines, IA

$450 per credit (full-time) 539
#169 Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA

$1,085 per credit (full-time) 1,106
#126 Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, PA

$1,009 per credit (full-time) 646
#181 East Carolina University

Greenville, NC

$4,223 per year (in-state, full-time); $16,540 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,053
Unranked East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

East Stroudsburg, PA

N/A 250
Unranked East Tennessee State University (Clemmer)

Johnson City, TN

$7,110 per year (in-state, full-time); $19,764 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 644
Unranked Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond, KY

N/A N/A
#154 Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI

$466 per credit (in-state, full-time); $918 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,352
Unranked Edgewood College

Madison, WI

$806 per credit (full-time) 322
Unranked Fayetteville State University

Fayetteville, NC

N/A N/A

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