Are you headed to grad school? Thinking about it? U.S. News & World Report released the 2024 Best Graduate Schools rankings to help you decide where to apply.

Prospective students aiming to unlock the opportunities that postgraduate education brings can explore programs in various disciplines, including businesseducationlawnursing, and science.

This year’s edition continues to emphasize outcomes while expanding data on specialty graduate degree programs, according to a news release.

In the Edition

“Deciding where to attend graduate school can be formidable, considering the wealth of schools with distinctive and quality programs,” said LaMont Jones, Ed.D., managing editor for Education at U.S. News. “The Best Graduate Schools rankings and related content can be a helpful starting point in empowering prospective students to identify the best fit for their educational needs to ultimately achieve career success.”

Best Business Schools: Full-Time MBA
University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) and Stanford University tied for the No. 1 spot. The University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and Northwestern University tied in the No. 3 spot.

Best Law Schools 
Stanford University and Yale University tied for the top spot. The University of Chicago is No. 3, while Duke UniversityHarvard University, the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Virginia tied for No. 4.

Best Education Schools
Teachers College (Columbia University) and the University of Wisconsin both tied for No. 1, while the University of California – Los Angeles and the University of Michigan tied for No. 3.

Best Nursing Schools
Emory University (Woodruff) and Johns Hopkins University tied for the No. 1 spot for Best Nursing Schools: Master’s, with Duke University at No. 3.

Source: U.S. News & World Report, L.P.