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 Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights, KY

N/A N/A
#11 Northwestern University

Evanston, IL

$45,120 per year (full-time) 360
Rank Not Published Nova Southeastern University (Fischler)

Fort Lauderdale, FL

$805 per credit (full-time) 6,967
Unranked Oakland City University

Oakland City, IN

N/A N/A
#162 Oakland University

Rochester, MI

$14,820 per year (in-state, full-time); $24,648 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,374
#16 Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

$11,560 per year (in-state, full-time); $29,224 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,054
#92 Ohio University

Athens, OH

$9,444 per year (in-state, full-time); $17,436 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 856
#116 Oklahoma State University

Stillwater, OK

$178 per credit (in-state, full-time); $728 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,116
#70 Old Dominion University (Darden)

Norfolk, VA

$412 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,048 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,764
Rank Not Published Oral Roberts University

Tulsa, OK

$585 per credit (full-time) 325
#106 Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR

$11,664 per year (in-state, full-time); $19,197 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 319
Unranked Our Lady of the Lake University

San Antonio, TX

$760 per credit (full-time) 124
#152 Pennsylvania State University—​Harrisburg

Middletown, PA

$18,270 per year (in-state, full-time); $24,348 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 302
#33 Pennsylvania State University—​University Park

University Park, PA

$18,270 per year (in-state, full-time); $31,246 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,061
Rank Not Published Pepperdine University

Los Angeles, CA

$1,065 per credit (full-time) 637
Unranked Piedmont College

Demorest, GA

N/A N/A
Unranked Plymouth State University

Plymouth, NH

N/A N/A
#116 Portland State University

Portland, OR

$9,207 per year (in-state, full-time); $14,391 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,105
Unranked Prairie View A&M University

Prarie View, TX

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published Prescott College

Prescott, AZ

$17,760 per year (full-time) 105
#38 Purdue University—​West Lafayette

West Lafayette, IN

$9,208 per year (in-state, full-time); $28,010 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 535
Rank Not Published Regent University

Virginia Beach, VA

$675 per credit (full-time) 844
Unranked Rivier University

Nashua, NH

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published Robert Morris University

Moon Township, PA

N/A 203
Unranked Roosevelt University

Chicago, IL

N/A N/A

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