U.S. News & World Report recently released its 2012 survey of best graduate schools, with the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University placing 24th among public institutions.
Among all education schools, the college ranked 34th. Several Texas A&M education graduate programs were surveyed.
The special education and educational psychology programs, both in Department of Educational Psychology, placed 17th and 14th respectively. The administration/supervision program, in the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, ranked 16th.
Three Texas A&M engineering programs ranked among the top 10 nationally in their respective areas: biological/agricultural, third; nuclear, fourth; and industrial/manufacturing, eighth. Texas A&M placed eighth for doctor of veterinary medicine programs and 24th in political science.
The Mays Business School moved into a tie for 32nd place, up from 33rd last year. Texas A&M placed 14th among public institutions. The Dwight Look College of Engineering remains high among the leaders nationally, placing 13th this year. Among public institutions, it ranked seventh.