Best Graduate Schools 2017 by U. S. News And World ReportBest Graduate Schools 2017 by U. S. News And World Report

Best Graduate Schools 2017

byU. S. News And World ReportEditorAnne McGrathContribution byRobert J. Morse

Paperback | October 25, 2016

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Whether you are considering an MBA, a law degree, a master's, or a Ph.D., this must-have guide to more than 1,900 U.S. graduate programs can help you find the best one for you - and the money to pay the bills. Explore U.S. News & World Report's latest exclusive rankings of programs in business, law, engineering, education, medicine and nursing, based on an exhaustive analysis of such factors as the competitiveness of the student body, faculty quality, depth of research, and expert opinions about program excellence. Also featured: top choices in the sciences, social sciences and humanities, the allied health professions, fine arts, and public affairs. Plus you'll find the best online master's programs in business, computer information technology, criminal justice, education, engineering, and nursing. In addition, a comprehensive 160-page directory of business, education, engineering, law, medical and nursing schools provides such vital information as admissions and financial aid contacts, application deadlines, cost of attendance, acceptance rates and more. A team of experienced education journalists delves into the hot career fields for people with graduate degrees - including biomedical engineering, supply-chain management, in-house legal counsel, STEM teaching, rural medicine, and physician assistant. Chapters that explore important trends and provide practical advice include: • "Should You Go to Grad School?": The U.S. is "becoming more of a graduate school economy," but the ROI varies widely from one field of study to another. • "How to Raise the Money": Smart ways to cover tuition and repay your loans • "B-School Goes Global": MBA programs are adding new paths for students to gain international exposure. • How engineering schools are attracting women and minorities • "Breaking with Tradition": Law schools that are getting serious about hands-on practice • "Seven Great Paths Beyond Teaching": A master's in education can open up opportunities beyond the classroom. • "Moving to a Sizzling Field": The many ways liberal arts grads can enter the health arena For more than 30 years, U.S. News' âBest" publications have been the definitive consumer guides to higher education in the United States. As The Washington Post noted, "You can't pass up the granddaddy of college rankings." Note: Advertisements from universities and other reputable organizations enable us to offer this valuable guidebook at an affordable price. Advertisements do not influence current or future rankings.
U.S. News and World Report is a multi-platform publisher of news and analysis, which includes a multi-faceted web site (with 28 million visitors per month) and annual guidebooks on Best Colleges, Best Graduate Schools, and Best Hospitals. Focusing on Health, Money, Education, Travel, Cars, and Public Service/Opinion, U.S. News has earn...
Title:Best Graduate Schools 2017Format:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 10.5 × 7.62 × 0.68 inPublished:October 25, 2016Publisher:U.S. News & World ReportLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Should You Go to Grad School? Why I Picked ... Cornell University Exploring a Fellowship How to Raise the Money About the U.S. News Rankings B-School Goes Global Why I Picked ... UNC-Chapel Hill The Job Market: Supply Chain Management (Plus: Market researcher, technology product manager, leader-in-training) A Warmer Welcome for Women and Minorities (at Engineering grad programs) Why I Picked ... Purdue University The Job Market: Biomedical Engineering (Plus: environmental engineer, petroleum engineer, civil engineer) Law Schools That Are Breaking With Tradition Why I Picked ... University of Texas-Austin The Job Market: Corporate Counsel (Plus: health care attorney, data privacy attorney, regulated substances specialist) Seven Great Paths Beyond Teaching (for Education grads) Why I Picked ... Michigan State University The Job Market: STEM Education (Plus: postsecondary teacher, administrator, special education teacher) A Big Dose of Public Health Why I Picked ... University of Missouri Moving to a Sizzling Field Why I Picked ... UC-San Francisco The Job Market: Rural Medicine Choosing the Arts: Is an advanced degree a wise decision for artists? The Rankings: Best Business Schools Plus Business Specialties: Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Executive MBA, Finance, Information Systems, International, Management, Marketing, Nonprofit, Production/Operations, Supply Chain/Logistics The Rankings: Best Part-Time MBA Programs The Rankings: Best Engineering Programs Plus Engineering Specialties: Aerospace/Aeronautical/Astronautical, Biological/Agricultural, Biomedical/Bioengineering, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical/Electronic/Communications, Environmental/Environmental Health, Industrial/Manufacturing Systems, Materials, Mechanical, Nuclear, Petroleum Engineering The Rankings: Best Law Schools Plus Law Specialties: Clinical Training, Dispute Resolution, Environmental Law, Health Law, Intellectural Property Law, International Law, Legal Writing, Tax Law, Trial Advocacy The Rankings: Best Part-Time J.D. Programs The Rankings: Best Education Schools Plus Education Specialties: Administration/Supervision, Counseling/Personnel Services, Curriculum/Instruction, Education Policy, Educational Psychology, Elementary Education, Higher Education Administration, Secondary Education, Special Education, Vocational/Technical The Rankings: Best Medical Schools Plus Medical Specialties: Drug/Alcohol Abuse, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Rural Medicine, Women's Health The Rankings: Best Nursing Schools Plus Nursing Specialties: Administration, Clinical Nurse Leader, Informatics, Nurse Practioner Best Health Programs: Audiology, Clinical Psychology, Health Care Management, Nurse Anesthesia, Nurse Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Public Health, Rehabilitation Counseling, Social Work, Speech-Language Pathology, Veterinary Medicine Best Fine Arts Programs: Ceramics, Fiber Arts, Glass, Graphic Design, Metals/Jewelry, Painting/Drawing, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Time-Based/New Media Best Programs in Public Affairs: City Management, Environmental Policy & Management, Health Policy & Management, Information & Technology Management, Nonprofit Management, Public Finance & Budgeting, Public Management/Administration, Public Policy Analysis, Social Policy Best Programs in the Social Sciences & Humanities: Economics, English, History, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology Best Programs in the Sciences: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics Best Online Programs: Business, Computer Information Technology, Criminal Justice, Education, Engineering, Nursing Directory: Schools of Business Directory: Schools of Education Directory: Schools of Engineering Directory: Schools of Law Directory: Schools of Medicine Directory: Schools of Nursing Index