U.S. News & World Report names CEHD 15th best public education graduate school

CEHD is home to the 15th best public education graduate school in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report. In its Best Graduate School annual rankings, U.S. News moved CEHD up one place from last year among public educational institutions. Of the entire ranked list of 255 schools, both public and private, CEHD ranked 25th, unchanged from last year.

For specialty rankings, the Department of Educational Psychology continues to excel. Its educational psychology program placed seventh, a jump from 11th place last year, and special education was ranked the 10th best in the country.

The Institute of Child Development (ICD) continues to have the #1 developmental psychology program in the U.S. Psychology programs are not rated every year. ICD was last rated in 2022 as part of U.S. News’ rankings of the Best Social Sciences and Humanities Schools.

Overall rankings are derived by scoring each school on several distinct factors, including research activity, faculty resources, student selectivity, and quality assessments from peers and other educational professionals.