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)
Unranked Youngstown State University

Youngstown, OH

N/A N/A
Unranked Yeshiva University (Azrieli)

New York, NY

N/A N/A
Unranked Wingate University

Wingate, NC

N/A N/A
Unranked Wilmington University

Wilmington, DE

N/A N/A
Unranked Wilkes University

Wilkes-Barre, PA

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published Widener University

Chester, PA

$734 per credit (full-time) 285
Unranked Wichita State University

Wichita, KS

N/A N/A
#112 Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI

$497 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,052 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,614
#176 Western Kentucky University

Bowling Green, KY

$490 per credit (in-state, full-time); $640 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 925
Unranked Western Illinois University

Macomb, IL

N/A N/A
Unranked Western Connecticut State University

Danbury, CT

N/A N/A
#154 Western Carolina University

Cullowhee, NC

$8,070 per year (in-state, full-time); $17,656 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 525
#106 West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

$7,740 per year (in-state, full-time); $21,060 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,172
#116 Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

$554 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,200 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,586
#45 Washington University in St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

$44,100 per year (full-time) 24
Unranked Washington State University

Pullman, WA

N/A N/A
#83 Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA

$11,185 per year (in-state, full-time); $22,145 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 829
Unranked Virginia State University

Petersburg, VA

N/A N/A
#30 Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, VA

$9,911 per year (in-state, full-time); $20,378 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,028
#2 Vanderbilt University (Peabody)

Nashville, TN

$1,747 per credit (full-time) 873
Unranked Valdosta State University

Valdosta, GA

N/A N/A
#28 Utah State University

Logan, UT

$4,511 per year (in-state, full-time); $15,787 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 963
Unranked University of Wyoming

Laramie, WY

N/A N/A
#81 University of Wisconsin—​Milwaukee

Milwaukee, WI

$11,596 per year (in-state, full-time); $24,062 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 665
#5 University of Wisconsin—​Madison

Madison, WI

$11,858 per year (in-state, full-time); $25,184 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,017

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