Best Education Schools

Ranked in 2014 | Best Education Schools Rankings Methodology

A teacher must first be a student, and graduate education program rankings can help you find the right classroom. With the U.S. News rankings of the top education schools, narrow your search by location, tuition, school size and test scores.

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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)
#106 Loyola University Chicago

Chicago, IL

$930 per credit (full-time) 689
Rank Not Published Lynn University

Boca Raton, FL

$660 per credit (full-time) 82
#98 Marquette University

Milwaukee, WI

$765 per credit (full-time) 223
#162 Marshall University

South Charleston, WV

$6,274 per year (in-state, full-time); $15,656 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,276
Rank Not Published Maryville University of St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

N/A 259
Unranked Mercer University

Macon, GA

N/A N/A
#98 Miami University

Oxford, OH

$13,266 per year (in-state, full-time); $29,056 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 757
#15 Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI

$654 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,253 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,980
#135 Mills College

Oakland, CA

$29,860 per year (full-time) 223
Unranked Minnesota State University—​Mankato

Mankato, MN

N/A N/A
Unranked Mississippi College

Clinton, MS

N/A N/A
#126 Mississippi State University

Mississippi State, MS

$6,772 per year (in-state, full-time); $10,188 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 768
Unranked Missouri Baptist University

St. Louis, MO

N/A N/A
#172 Montana State University

Bozeman, MT

$5,200 per year (in-state, full-time); $14,840 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 389
#135 Montclair State University

Upper Montclair, NJ

$543 per credit (in-state, full-time); $837 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,905
Unranked Morgan State University

Baltimore, MD

N/A N/A
Unranked National-​Louis University

Chicago, IL

N/A N/A
Unranked Neumann University

Aston, PA

N/A N/A
#116 New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM

$5,398 per year (in-state, full-time); $18,821 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 891
#20 New York University (Steinhardt)

New York, NY

$34,128 per year (full-time) 3,289
#51 North Carolina State University—​Raleigh

Raleigh, NC

$9,352 per year (in-state, full-time); $21,690 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,384
#172 North Dakota State University

Fargo, ND

$8,000 per year (in-state, full-time); $11,397 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 220
Unranked Northeastern University

Boston, MA

N/A N/A
#105 Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

$7,902 per year (in-state, full-time); $18,996 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,874
Unranked Northern Illinois University

DeKalb, IL

N/A N/A

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