U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools 2018 features many NMSU programs

03/14/17: Doctoral student, Rebecca Pruitt talks to NMSU students about her research in Self Compassion as a Mediator and Gender as a Covariate between the Subscales of the Aner Rumination Scale and life Satisfaction for Latinos. Pruit’s talk was one of five doctoral student presentations that included the work of Kayla Boland, Steve Pereira, Alejandro Cervantes, and Wiley Stem. (NMSU Photo by Carlos Trujillo)

WRITER: Tiffany Acosta, 575-646-3929, tfrank@nmsu.edu
CONTACT: Judy Bosland, 575-646-6131, jbosland@nmsu.edu

New Mexico State University’s College of Education graduate programs led the way for the university’s programs on the newly released U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools 2018 list.

The College of Education graduate programs, which are tied for 101 this year, improved 45 spots from a year ago. Education graduate degrees are available in four specialties – Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology, Department of Educational Leadership and Administration, Department of Special Education/Communication Disorders and Department of Curriculum and Instruction.

Other NMSU graduate departments with programs ranked in the top 200 include:
– English Tied-108
– Physics Tied-111
– Art Tied-114
– Math Tied-115
– Special Education and Communication Disorders Tied-120
– Social Work Tied-123
– Chemistry and Biochemistry Tied-131
– Nursing (Doctor of Nursing Practice) Tied-131 and (Master’s) Tied-166
– College of Engineering Tied-139
– Government Tied-168
– Biology Tied-175
– Psychology Tied-181