Several UWM programs land high in U.S. News graduate school rankings

Two programs at UWM landed in the top 30 nationwide in the latest rankings of graduate schools by U.S. News & World Report.

UWM’s library and information science graduate program ranked No. 14, while its occupational therapy graduate program is at No. 27.

Several other graduate programs at UWM ranked in the top 100 nationwide, including:

  • Clinical psychology
  • Nursing – master’s
  • Nursing – doctor of nursing practice
  • Economics
  • English
  • Fine arts
  • Health care management
  • History
  • Physical therapy
  • Physics
  • Political science
  • Public health
  • Social work
  • Sociology
  • Speech-language pathology

In all, more than 2,000 graduate programs from more than 1,200 universities were considered.

The rankings are based on two types of data: expert opinion about program excellence and statistical indicators that measure the quality of a school’s faculty, research and students, and students’ post-graduate outcomes.

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