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)
#169 University of West Georgia

Carrollton, GA

$4,600 per year (in-state, full-time); $17,880 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,263
Rank Not Published University of West Florida

Pensacola, FL

$373 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,033 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 974
#7 University of Washington

Seattle, WA

$14,301 per year (in-state, full-time); $27,030 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,004
#22 University of Virginia (Curry)

Charlottesville, VA

$13,818 per year (in-state, full-time); $23,082 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 890
#55 University of Vermont

Burlington, VT

$13,728 per year (in-state, full-time); $34,656 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 306
#70 University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT

$6,100 per year (in-state, full-time); $19,408 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 578
Unranked University of Toledo

Toledo, OH

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published University of the Pacific

Stockton, CA

$39,290 per year (full-time) 362
Rank Not Published University of the Incarnate Word

San Antonio, TX

$785 per credit (full-time) 281
#143 University of Texas—​San Antonio

San Antonio, TX

$260 per credit (in-state, full-time); $968 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,546
Rank Not Published University of Texas—​Pan American

Edinburg, TX

$5,488 per year (in-state, full-time); $12,568 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 576
Unranked University of Texas—​El Paso

El Paso, TX

N/A N/A
Rank Not Published University of Texas—​Brownsville

Brownsville, TX

$3,445 per year (in-state, full-time); $9,817 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 562
#10 University of Texas—​Austin

Austin, TX

$8,402 per year (in-state, full-time); $16,338 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,141
Unranked University of Texas—​Arlington

Arlington, TX

N/A N/A
#64 University of Tennessee—​Knoxville

Knoxville, TN

$9,540 per year (in-state, full-time); $27,728 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 661
#181 University of Tennessee—​Chattanooga

Chattanooga, TN

$4,381 per year (in-state, full-time); $11,984 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 370
#162 University of St. Thomas

Minneapolis, MN

$763 per credit (full-time) 923
Rank Not Published University of Southern Mississippi

Hattiesburg, MS

$6,744 per year (in-state, full-time); $15,024 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 777
#18 University of Southern California (Rossier)

Los Angeles, CA

$1,536 per credit (full-time) 1,886
#92 University of South Florida

Tampa, FL

$431 per credit (in-state, full-time); $877 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 1,400
#162 University of South Dakota

Vermillion, SD

$210 per credit (in-state, full-time); $445 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 568
#92 University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC

$11,640 per year (in-state, full-time); $24,960 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 1,102
Unranked University of South Alabama

Mobile, AL

N/A N/A
#169 University of San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

$1,080 per credit (full-time) 986

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