U.S. News Education Rankings

Choosing a college or university to attend is a major life decision, but it's not one that you have to make alone. Let our rankings take the stress off of school research.

Best Colleges

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Graduate Schools

Explore more than 2,000 of the best graduate programs for you.

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Online Programs

Search our rankings and directory of schools offering online bachelor's and online master's degree programs in seven disciplines.

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Global Universities

See rankings of the top research universities worldwide, as well as rankings by country, field of study and region.

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Elementary Schools

Find information on more than 57,000 public elementary schools.

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Middle Schools

Find information on more than 42,000 public middle schools.

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High Schools

Find information on more than 22,000 public high schools.

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How We Rank Education

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