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 Fielding Graduate University

Santa Barbara, CA

$22,545 per year (full-time) 191
Rank Not Published Florida A&M University

Tallahassee, FL

$406 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,022 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 111
#154 Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton, FL

$369 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,024 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 917
Unranked Florida Gulf Coast University

Fort Myers, FL

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published Florida Institute of Technology

Melbourne, FL

$1,123 per credit (full-time) 80
Rank Not Published Florida International University

Miami, FL

$441 per credit (in-state, full-time); $945 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 923
#39 Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL

$428 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,060 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,161
#64 Fordham University

New York, NY

$1,170 per credit (full-time) 1,136
#126 Gallaudet University

Washington, DC

$14,774 per year (full-time) 112
Rank Not Published Gardner-​Webb University

Boiling Springs, NC

$6,714 per year (full-time) 1,158
Unranked George Fox University

Newberg, OR

N/A N/A
#55 George Mason University

Fairfax, VA

$390 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,073 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 2,194
#55 George Washington University

Washington, DC

$1,420 per credit (full-time) 1,535
#176 Georgia Southern University

Statesboro, GA

$385 per credit (in-state, full-time); $385 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,319
#55 Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA

$6,264 per year (in-state, full-time); $21,816 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,487
Unranked Gonzaga University

Spokane, WA

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

Grambling, LA

$246 per credit (in-state, full-time); $756 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 256
Unranked Grand Canyon University

Phoenix, AZ

N/A N/A
Unranked Hamline University

St. Paul, MN

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published Harding University

Searcy, AR

$643 per credit (full-time) 990
#3 Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

$40,106 per year (full-time) 855
#98 Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY

$1,100 per credit (full-time) 732
#135 Howard University

Washington, DC

$30,545 per year (full-time) 273
Unranked Idaho State University

Pocatello, ID

N/A N/A
#106 Illinois State University

Normal, IL

$345 per credit (in-state, full-time); $716 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 773

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