U.S. News & World Report has just released its graduate school rankings. The College of Education at The University of Texas at Austin is ranked fourth among public universities and is tied for eleventh overall. The college is ranked third in research expenditures among public universities and fourth overall.
“We are very pleased to once again be ranked among the very best public colleges of education in the country,” said College of Education Dean Manuel J. Justiz. “We remain steadfast in our commitment to excellence within this highly competitive environment.”
Rankings are just one indicator of excellence. The recruitment and retention of outstanding faculty scholars continues to be a top priority as the college works to further enhance graduate and undergraduate programs and secure funded research.
Specific programs and specialty areas in the College of Education continue to be ranked in the top 10:
- Administration/Supervision: Third among publics and sixth overall
- Special Education: Fourth among publics and tied for fifth overall
- Curriculum and Instruction: Fifth among publics and eighth overall
- Educational Psychology: Sixth among publics and eighth overall