"Our rise in the rankings is the result of many factors, including hiring some of the nation's brightest early career researchers, many of whom are supported by the National Science Foundation and other agencies, as well as our expanding research enterprise, which grew from $59 million to $74 million previous year", said Liesl Folks, dean of the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
The UB School of Management, rising three spots to No. 70, is again rated among the nation's top business schools.
The latest rankings are published online at www.usnews.com and in the U.S. News' "Best Graduate Schools 2019" guidebook.
Wake Forest's School of Business and School of Law both placed highly in U.S. News & World Report's national rankings of graduate schools released March 20. With responses from 314 programs, the master's and DNP rankings are based on a weighted average of 14 measures of quality, including peer assessment, master's and DNP program student selectivity and master's and DNP program size, faculty resources and research activity.
From the top-ranked global business program to criminal justice and nursing, the University of South Carolina's graduate programs continue to make their mark in the Palmetto State and beyond.
Beyond the six major disciplines ranked annually, U.S. News also periodically ranks programs in science, social sciences and humanities, health and many other areas based exclusively on academic experts' ratings. There are more than 500 nursing schools in the US with master's or doctoral programs.
Lehigh University's Rossin College of Engineering ranked 61st out of 199 schools participating in the survey.
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The school has elevated the nurse practitioner track to a Doctor of Nursing Practice program and will welcome its first cohort this fall. This is the same position GSSW held two years ago, the last time rankings for social work were released.
Rush University was founded in 1972 and has expanded from one college and fewer than 100 students to four colleges and an all-time high of more than 2,500 students in the 2017-18 academic year.
"The Graduate School of Education is pleased to have climbed 10 spots in the rankings from past year", said Suzanne Rosenblith, PhD, dean and professor, UB Graduate School of Education.
"I am delighted with the recent news that our graduate programs have moved up the 2019 U.S. News & World Report rankings", said Judith McFetridge-Durdle, dean of the College of Nursing.
Florida State's part-time MBA program at the College of Business secured a spot among the Top 25 public universities nationwide.
The College of Social Work is now ranked 25th.
Rankings of doctoral programs in the sciences are based exclusively on the results of surveys sent to academics in biological sciences, chemistry, computer science, earth sciences, mathematics, physics and statistics.
Social sciences and humanities programs were also included in this year's rankings: psychology (26), English (35), history (38), political science (40), sociology (42) and economics (50). "It is truly gratifying to know that the high value of our MBA degree is recognized at a national level and our program and students are among the best in the country".