Schools Offering General Education Programs - 2022 Ranking

In 2022, we have evaluated 1,332 teacher education colleges offering general education degree programs. General education colleges are located in California (88 schools), Texas (87 schools), Pennsylvania (78 schools), Ohio (69 schools), New York (64 schools), Missouri (47 schools), Tennessee (43 schools) and 45 other states.

The best general education program in the United States is offered by University of Pennsylvania. That school has an excellent general education program evaluated with five stars for curriculum and four-star rating for teaching.

Below, there is our ranking of the Top 50 general education schools. To compare all general education schools, please narrow your search by state or diploma.

Top 50 general education schools:

University of Pennsylvania - Education School Ranking
1. University of Pennsylvania

Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Duke University - Education School Ranking
2. Duke University

Located in Durham, North Carolina

Stanford University - Education School Ranking
3. Stanford University

Located in Stanford, California

Columbia University in The City of New York - Education School Ranking
4. Columbia University in the City of New York

Located in New York City, New York

Northwestern University - Education School Ranking
5. Northwestern University

Located in Evanston, Illinois

Harvard University - Education School Ranking
6. Harvard University

Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Johns Hopkins University - Education School Ranking
7. Johns Hopkins University

Located in Baltimore, Maryland

University of Notre Dame - Education School Ranking
8. University of Notre Dame

Located in Notre Dame, Indiana

Vanderbilt University - Education School Ranking
9. Vanderbilt University

Located in Nashville, Tennessee

University of Southern California - Education School Ranking
10. University of Southern California

Located in Los Angeles, California

University of California Los Angeles - Education School Ranking
11. University of California Los Angeles

Located in Los Angeles, California

University of Michigan Ann Arbor - Education School Ranking
12. University of Michigan Ann Arbor

Located in Ann Arbor, Michigan

University of California Berkeley - Education School Ranking
13. University of California Berkeley

Located in Berkeley, California

Tufts University - Education School Ranking
14. Tufts University

Located in Medford, Massachusetts

Emory University - Education School Ranking
15. Emory University

Located in Atlanta, Georgia

University of Virginia - Education School Ranking
16. University of Virginia

Located in Charlottesville, Virginia

New York University - Education School Ranking
17. New York University

Located in New York City, New York

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Education School Ranking
18. University of North Carolina

Located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Boston University - Education School Ranking
19. Boston University

Located in Boston, Massachusetts

Boston College - Education School Ranking
20. Boston College

Located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

William & Mary - Education School Ranking
21. William & Mary

Located in Williamsburg, Virginia

University of California Irvine - Education School Ranking
22. University of California Irvine

Located in Irvine, California

University of Florida - Education School Ranking
23. University of Florida

Located in Gainesville, Florida

The University of Texas at Austin - Education School Ranking
24. The University of Texas

Located in Austin, Texas

University of Rochester - Education School Ranking
25. University of Rochester

Located in Rochester, New York

Lehigh University - Education School Ranking
26. Lehigh University

Located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Santa Clara University - Education School Ranking
27. Santa Clara University

Located in Santa Clara, California

University of California Santa Barbara - Education School Ranking
28. University of California Santa Barbara

Located in Santa Barbara, California

University of California Davis - Education School Ranking
29. University of California Davis

Located in Davis, California

North Carolina State University at Raleigh - Education School Ranking
30. North Carolina State University

Located in Raleigh, North Carolina

University of Georgia - Education School Ranking
31. University of Georgia

Located in Athens, Georgia

Pepperdine University - Education School Ranking
32. Pepperdine University

Located in Malibu, California

Loyola Marymount University - Education School Ranking
33. Loyola Marymount University

Located in Los Angeles, California

Brigham Young University - Education School Ranking
34. Brigham Young University

Located in Provo, Utah

George Washington University - Education School Ranking
35. George Washington University

Located in Washington, District of Columbia

Binghamton University - Education School Ranking
36. Binghamton University

Located in Vestal, New York

Texas Christian University - Education School Ranking
37. Texas Christian University

Located in Fort Worth, Texas

American University - Education School Ranking
38. American University

Located in Washington, District of Columbia

University of Maryland College Park - Education School Ranking
39. University of Maryland College Park

Located in College Park, Maryland

University of Minnesota Twin Cities - Education School Ranking
40. University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Ohio State University - Education School Ranking
41. Ohio State University

Located in Columbus, Ohio

Purdue University - Education School Ranking
42. Purdue University

Located in West Lafayette, Indiana

University of Pittsburgh - Education School Ranking
43. University of Pittsburgh

Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

University of Illinois Urbana Champaign - Education School Ranking
44. University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Located in Champaign, Illinois

University of Massachusetts Amherst - Education School Ranking
45. University of Massachusetts Amherst

Located in Amherst, Massachusetts

Clemson University - Education School Ranking
46. Clemson University

Located in Clemson, South Carolina

University of Washington Seattle - Education School Ranking
47. University of Washington Seattle

Located in Seattle, Washington

Southern Methodist University - Education School Ranking
48. Southern Methodist University

Located in Dallas, Texas

California State University Long Beach - Education School Ranking
49. California State University Long Beach

Located in Long Beach, California

University of San Diego - Education School Ranking
50. University of San Diego

Located in San Diego, California

General education schools by state:

Schools by State17 General Education Schools in Alabama14 General Education Schools in Arizona26 General Education Schools in Arkansas88 General Education Schools in California16 General Education Schools in Colorado19 General Education Schools in Connecticut5 General Education Schools in Delaware32 General Education Schools in Florida25 General Education Schools in Georgia10 General Education Schools in Idaho41 General Education Schools in Illinois32 General Education Schools in Indiana21 General Education Schools in Iowa19 General Education Schools in Kansas20 General Education Schools in Kentucky20 General Education Schools in Louisiana14 General Education Schools in Maine33 General Education Schools in Maryland40 General Education Schools in Massachusetts35 General Education Schools in Michigan31 General Education Schools in Minnesota16 General Education Schools in Mississippi47 General Education Schools in Missouri11 General Education Schools in Montana19 General Education Schools in Nebraska5 General Education Schools in Nevada15 General Education Schools in New Hampshire29 General Education Schools in New Jersey21 General Education Schools in New Mexico64 General Education Schools in New York33 General Education Schools in North Carolina9 General Education Schools in North Dakota69 General Education Schools in Ohio24 General Education Schools in Oklahoma18 General Education Schools in Oregon78 General Education Schools in Pennsylvania5 General Education Schools in Rhode Island21 General Education Schools in South Carolina8 General Education Schools in South Dakota43 General Education Schools in Tennessee87 General Education Schools in Texas11 General Education Schools in Utah9 General Education Schools in Vermont29 General Education Schools in Virginia25 General Education Schools in Washington7 General Education Schools in District of Columbia15 General Education Schools in West Virginia28 General Education Schools in Wisconsin3 General Education Schools in Wyoming

General education schools by diploma:

Certificates: 374 schools
Associate's Degrees: 254 schools
Bachelor's Degrees: 664 schools
Master's Degrees: 770 schools
Doctoral Degrees: 176 schools

General education schools by region:

Northeast: 273 schools
Midwest: 359 schools
South: 468 schools
West: 232 schools

Other education programs:

Educational Administration: 934 schools
Educational Research: 440 schools
Health Education: 365 schools
Physical Education: 633 schools
Applied Science Teacher Education: 492 schools
Arts Teacher Education: 394 schools
Computer Teacher Education: 47 schools
Foreign Language Teacher Education: 580 schools
Humanities Teacher Education: 948 schools
Math Teacher Education: 586 schools
Natural Science Teacher Education: 431 schools
Social Science Teacher Education: 429 schools
Student Counselling: 485 schools
Teacher Assistance: 170 schools
Early Childhood Education: 1,263 schools
Elementary Education: 1,260 schools
Middle School Education: 387 schools
Secondary Education: 668 schools
Continuing Education: 104 schools
Alternative Education: 172 schools
Special Education: 955 schools © 2022 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology