Rankings & Demographics

2018 U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The School of Education’s reputational ranking continues to be the highest of any public university. On both the peer assessment and the administrator/expert assessment, the school is ranked 2nd.

Currently tied for 15th in the overall rankings, and 7th among public universities, the school has seven highly-ranked specialty programs, including the 1st ranked program in higher education administration, the Center for the Study of Higher and Postsecondary Education.

#1 in higher education administration
#2 in elementary education
#2 in secondary education
#2 in educational psychology
#5 in education policy
#6 in curriculum and instruction
#11 in educational administration and supervision

Faculty

67 Tenure-track faculty members
11 Clinical-track faculty members
6 Research-track faculty members
5 Research fellows
52 Lecturers

8 members of the National Academy of Education
1 member of the National Academy of Sciences
3 members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
1 National Medalist of Science
8 Arthur F. Thurnau Professors


Student Population


246 Undergraduate

76 Elementary
170 Secondary


68 Master of Arts with Certification

26 Elementary
42 Secondary


137 Master of Arts

73 Educational Studies
64 Higher Education


204 Doctoral Students

97 Educational Studies
51 Higher Education
22 Joint Program in English and Education
34 Combined Program in Education and Psychology


Title II Information  

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Accreditation

The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor's Teacher Education Program is accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) through June 2023. This accreditation certifies that the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor has provided evidence that it adheres to TEAC's quality principles. More information can be found on the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation website.

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