March 15, 2017
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – University of Arkansas graduate and professional programs performed well in the rankings of the 2018 edition of U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools. The rankings for College of Education and Health Professions, the College of Engineering and the School of Law increased in their respective categories.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice program in the College of Education and Health Professions debuted on the U.S. News list at No. 52 among public institutions. The University of Arkansas began offering the degree in 2013.
In addition to the Doctor of Nursing Practice ranking, the Master of Science in Nursing graduate degree program received a notable placement on the list as well. The program is ranked No. 78 among all public universities.
As a whole, U.S. News ranked the College of Education and Health Professions graduate programs as the No. 50 school of education among public institutions. That’s a jump of 20 places from last year’s list.