100 Best colleges for Education Majors in the United States

Below is the list of best universities in the United States ranked based on their research performance in Education Majors. A graph of 3.41M citations received by 111K academic papers made by 447 universities in the United States was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Michigan State University

For Education Majors

#1 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
71%

2. Ohio State University

For Education Majors

#2 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
84%

3. Indiana University - Bloomington

For Education Majors

#3 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

4. University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

For Education Majors

#4 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
66%

5. University of Georgia

For Education Majors

#5 in the World
Acceptance Rate
48%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
92%

6. University of Wisconsin - Madison

For Education Majors

#6 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
58%

7. Pennsylvania State University

For Education Majors

#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

8. Columbia University

For Education Majors

#9 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$22,126

9. University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

For Education Majors

#12 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

10. Arizona State University - Tempe

For Education Majors

#15 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

11. University of Washington - Seattle

For Education Majors

#17 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1327
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
56%

12. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign

For Education Majors

#18 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
70%

13. Stanford University

For Education Majors

#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

14. Purdue University

For Education Majors

#22 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
61%

15. University of Texas at Austin

For Education Majors

#23 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

16. University of Maryland - College Park

For Education Majors

#29 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
67%

17. Iowa State University

For Education Majors

#32 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

18. University of Colorado Boulder

For Education Majors

#34 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
67%

19. University of Pennsylvania

For Education Majors

#35 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

20. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

For Education Majors

#37 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Average SAT
1385
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
64%

21. Brigham Young University - Provo

For Education Majors

#38 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1305
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$13,150

22. University of California - Los Angeles

For Education Majors

#39 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

23. University of California - Berkeley

For Education Majors

#40 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

24. University of Florida

For Education Majors

#42 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
91%

25. Florida State University

For Education Majors

#43 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1285
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
96%

26. University of Pittsburgh

For Education Majors

#46 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1332
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
78%

27. University of South Florida

For Education Majors

#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
92%

28. Vanderbilt University

For Education Majors

#50 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$25,804

29. Harvard University

For Education Majors

#52 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,037

30. Texas A&M University - College Station

For Education Majors

#53 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
81%

31. Rutgers University - New Brunswick

For Education Majors

#56 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
66%

32. University of Virginia

For Education Majors

#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
60%

33. North Carolina State University at Raleigh

For Education Majors

#62 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
68%

34. Georgia State University

For Education Majors

#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
95%

35. George Mason University

For Education Majors

#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
89%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
75%

36. University of Kansas

For Education Majors

#69 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
85%

37. University of Arizona

For Education Majors

#70 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

38. University of Iowa

For Education Majors

#71 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

39. University of Missouri - Columbia

For Education Majors

#73 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

40. Boston College

For Education Majors

#80 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$30,192

41. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

For Education Majors

#83 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

42. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Education Majors

#84 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
85%

43. University of Connecticut

For Education Majors

#89 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
77%

44. San Diego State University

For Education Majors

#91 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
61%

45. University of Kentucky

For Education Majors

#92 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

46. Kent State University at Kent

For Education Majors

#95 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
97%

47. Miami University - Oxford

For Education Majors

#99 in the World
Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1265
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
90%

48. University of Alabama

For Education Majors

#104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
85%

49. Northwestern University

For Education Majors

#109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1490
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$28,344

50. University of Massachusetts - Amherst

For Education Majors

#110 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
90%

51. Syracuse University

For Education Majors

#111 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Net Price
$47,177
Receiving Aid
88%
Average Aid
$25,864

52. University of Utah

For Education Majors

#112 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

53. University of Tennessee - Knoxville

For Education Majors

#113 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1222
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
91%

54. University of South Carolina - Columbia

For Education Majors

#119 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
94%

55. University of Central Florida

For Education Majors

#121 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Average SAT
1250
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
94%

56. University of Southern California

For Education Majors

#123 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

57. Temple University

For Education Majors

#124 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$11,161
Enrollment
37,236

58. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

For Education Majors

#126 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1070
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
87%

59. University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

For Education Majors

#129 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
78%
Average Aid
$5,363

60. University of North Carolina at Charlotte

For Education Majors

#130 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
74%

61. University of Nebraska - Lincoln

For Education Majors

#131 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

62. Bowling Green State University

For Education Majors

#136 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
95%

63. University of Oregon

For Education Majors

#138 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1190
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
89%

64. University of Delaware

For Education Majors

#140 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
89%

65. Johns Hopkins University

For Education Majors

#141 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$25,241

66. University of Houston

For Education Majors

#145 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

67. University of Cincinnati

For Education Majors

#148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

68. University of California - Santa Barbara

For Education Majors

#157 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1345
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

69. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

For Education Majors

#158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

70. Texas Tech University

For Education Majors

#159 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
86%

71. Northern Illinois University

For Education Majors

#160 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$11,848
Enrollment
16,769

72. University of Texas at San Antonio

For Education Majors

#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
87%

73. University of Nevada - Las Vegas

For Education Majors

#163 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
96%

74. University of North Texas

For Education Majors

#165 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
85%

75. Portland State University

For Education Majors

#166 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
84%

76. Illinois State University

For Education Majors

#169 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1120
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
94%

77. New York University

For Education Majors

#170 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$45,417

78. University of Oklahoma - Norman

For Education Majors

#171 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

79. East Carolina University

For Education Majors

#174 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
81%

80. Western Michigan University

For Education Majors

#177 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
82%

81. University of Northern Colorado

For Education Majors

#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1090
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
99%

82. Ohio University

For Education Majors

#182 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Average SAT
1150
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
95%

83. Oregon State University

For Education Majors

#186 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
88%

84. Washington State University

For Education Majors

#187 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
92%

85. Wayne State University

For Education Majors

#188 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1100
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
98%

86. University of New Mexico

For Education Majors

#189 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
96%

87. Utah State University

For Education Majors

#190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
87%

88. Clemson University

For Education Majors

#192 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
89%

89. Auburn University

For Education Majors

#194 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
74%

90. Virginia Commonwealth University

For Education Majors

#201 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
83%

91. University of Rochester

For Education Majors

#202 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$36,254

92. San Francisco State University

For Education Majors

#211 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1030
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
78%

93. Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

For Education Majors

#212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1055
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
97%

94. University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus

For Education Majors

#217 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
82%

95. Carnegie Mellon University

For Education Majors

#220 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$36,983

96. University of Memphis

For Education Majors

#221 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
98%

97. University of Toledo

For Education Majors

#226 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Average SAT
1098
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
97%

98. University of Wyoming

For Education Majors

#227 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

99. DePaul University

For Education Majors

#228 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Net Price
$33,319
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$24,589

100. Ball State University

For Education Majors

#231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Receiving Aid
90%
Average Aid
$12,049
Enrollment
21,597

The best cities to study Education Majors in the United States based on the number of universities and their ranks are East Lansing, Columbus, Bloomington, and Ann Arbor.