U.S. News and World Report releases 2010 best grad school programs
Ivies continue to stand out as top graduate school programs in the anticipated U.S. News and World Report rankings released Friday. The list, geared for the 2010 academic year, comes at a time when more undergraduate students are prolonging their education to avoid the job market or full-time workers are looking to gain an edge through an advanced degree.
Among the standouts of this year’s list include Harvard University’s No. 1 positions for top business school and medical school research programs while Yale University took the top law school program position. UWIRE affiliates are covering the rankings.
Harvard business, medical schools top rankings
Source | Harvard Crimson
Harvard’s business and medical schools are top in the nation once again, according to rankings published by U.S. News & World Report.
U. Wisconsin programs top-rated in U.S. U.S. News ranks U. Alabama’s law school 30th in nation
Source | Badger Herald
U.S. News and World Report named several University of Wisconsin graduate programs among the best in the country as a part of its “Best Graduate Schools” 2010 list released Thursday.
Source | The Crimson White
The University of Alabama’s School of Law is ranked 30th in the nation and the School of Library and Information Studies is ranked 22nd in the U.S. News and World Report’s 2010 edition of its annual “Best Graduate Schools” publication, according to a UA news release.
Duke's business, law schools rise in rankings
Source | Duke Chronicle
The Fuqua School of Business and the School of Law climbed two places each since last year in U.S. News and World Report's annual rankings of graduate and professional schools. Other prominent programs held steady in the index.
GW Law School ranking drops
Source | The GW Hatchet
The George Washington University Law School dropped eight spots last week in the annual U.S. News & World Report ranking of the nation's best law schools, falling from 20 to 28. The drop is a significant setback to one of the university's most prestigious programs.
Oregon U. education graduate program garners national ranking
Source | Oregon Daily Emerald
The university's College of Education was recently ranked fourth nationally for graduate schools of education by U.S. News and World Report.
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Top five programs in major areas of study
Top Five Business School Programs
1. Harvard University
2. Stanford University
3. Tie between Northwestern University and University of Pennsylvania
5. Tie between Massachusetts Institute of Technology University of Chicago
Top Five Law School Programs
1. Yale University
2. Harvard University
3. Stanford University
4. Columbia University
5. New York University
Top Five Medical School Programs for Research
1. Harvard University
2. Johns Hopkins University
3. Tie between University of Pennsylvania and Washington University in St. Louis
5 University of California – San Francisco
Top Five Medical School Programs for Primary Care
1. University of Washington
2. University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill
3. Oregon Health and Science University
4. University of Colorado – Denver
5. University of California – San Francisco