Best Graduate Programs by State

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Alaska

Alaska4 Best Schools

Alabama

Alabama21 Best Schools

Arkansas

Arkansas12 Best Schools

Arizona

Arizona15 Best Schools

California

California99 Best Schools

Colorado

Colorado23 Best Schools

Connecticut

Connecticut19 Best Schools

District of Columbia

District of Columbia9 Best Schools

Delaware

Delaware3 Best Schools

Florida

Florida40 Best Schools

Georgia

Georgia32 Best Schools

Hawaii

Hawaii7 Best Schools

Iowa

Iowa17 Best Schools

Idaho

Idaho6 Best Schools

Illinois

Illinois44 Best Schools

Indiana

Indiana33 Best Schools

Kansas

Kansas14 Best Schools

Kentucky

Kentucky19 Best Schools

Louisiana

Louisiana19 Best Schools

Massachusetts

Massachusetts47 Best Schools

Maryland

Maryland22 Best Schools

Maine

Maine7 Best Schools

Michigan

Michigan28 Best Schools

Minnesota

Minnesota23 Best Schools

Missouri

Missouri28 Best Schools

Mississippi

Mississippi13 Best Schools

Montana

Montana5 Best Schools

North Carolina

North Carolina34 Best Schools

North Dakota

North Dakota4 Best Schools

Nebraska

Nebraska13 Best Schools

New Hampshire

New Hampshire9 Best Schools

New Jersey

New Jersey29 Best Schools

New Mexico

New Mexico8 Best Schools

Nevada

Nevada4 Best Schools

New York

New York94 Best Schools

Ohio

Ohio42 Best Schools

Oklahoma

Oklahoma17 Best Schools

Oregon

Oregon15 Best Schools

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania79 Best Schools

Rhode Island

Rhode Island8 Best Schools

South Carolina

South Carolina21 Best Schools

South Dakota

South Dakota8 Best Schools

Tennessee

Tennessee31 Best Schools

Texas

Texas60 Best Schools

Utah

Utah12 Best Schools

Virginia

Virginia38 Best Schools

Vermont

Vermont11 Best Schools

Washington

Washington21 Best Schools

Wisconsin

Wisconsin27 Best Schools

West Virginia

West Virginia12 Best Schools

Wyoming

Wyoming1 Best Schools

2020-2021 Graduate Schools By State
StateNumber of Best (Qualified) SchoolsGraduate Tuition & Fees (In-State)Graduate Tuition & Fees (Out-of-State)Graduate PopulationStudents to Faculty Ratio
Alaska 4 schools
3 public, 1 private
$12,541$21,490 2,191 10.50 to 1
Alabama 21 schools
13 public, 8 private
$9,609$17,962 47,110 18.29 to 1
Arkansas 12 schools
8 public, 4 private
$7,279$16,361 17,823 15.00 to 1
Arizona 15 schools
8 public, 7 private
$11,610$20,100 95,686 17.00 to 1
California 99 schools
32 public, 67 private
$10,169$22,131 259,991 15.51 to 1
Colorado 23 schools
13 public, 10 private
$11,137$20,658 57,879 15.82 to 1
Connecticut 19 schools
6 public, 13 private
$13,497$23,443 36,289 12.58 to 1
District of Columbia 9 schools
1 public, 8 private
$9,860$29,156 40,311 12.11 to 1
Delaware 3 schools
2 public, 1 private
$19,081$18,505 10,286 14.00 to 1
Florida 40 schools
13 public, 27 private
$10,138$19,281 116,764 16.28 to 1
Georgia 32 schools
16 public, 16 private
$7,479$18,136 68,906 15.66 to 1
Hawaii 7 schools
2 public, 5 private
$14,499$21,518 6,931 12.14 to 1
Iowa 17 schools
4 public, 13 private
$11,004$15,942 30,548 13.71 to 1
Idaho 6 schools
3 public, 3 private
$9,816$19,969 8,480 14.00 to 1
Illinois 44 schools
12 public, 32 private
$11,734$19,044 121,854 13.57 to 1
Indiana 33 schools
12 public, 21 private
$8,524$19,579 57,900 12.91 to 1
Kansas 14 schools
7 public, 7 private
$8,561$14,980 27,027 14.21 to 1
Kentucky 19 schools
7 public, 12 private
$11,449$13,579 45,713 14.79 to 1
Louisiana 19 schools
13 public, 6 private
$9,122$16,248 29,712 17.84 to 1
Massachusetts 47 schools
11 public, 36 private
$10,893$25,956 125,692 12.45 to 1
Maryland 22 schools
12 public, 10 private
$11,949$17,515 64,217 12.91 to 1
Maine 7 schools
2 public, 5 private
$8,925$22,354 8,994 14.43 to 1
Michigan 28 schools
14 public, 14 private
$15,886$21,570 74,711 13.57 to 1
Minnesota 23 schools
9 public, 14 private
$10,870$13,942 110,907 16.22 to 1
Missouri 28 schools
10 public, 18 private
$8,911$15,530 63,513 14.89 to 1
Mississippi 13 schools
8 public, 5 private
$7,664$12,605 19,765 13.92 to 1
Montana 5 schools
4 public, 1 private
$6,579$23,257 5,327 14.60 to 1
North Carolina 34 schools
14 public, 20 private
$8,039$19,638 72,649 15.03 to 1
North Dakota 4 schools
3 public, 1 private
$8,496$15,099 7,235 15.75 to 1
Nebraska 13 schools
6 public, 7 private
$6,854$12,370 21,318 15.69 to 1
New Hampshire 9 schools
3 public, 6 private
$11,742$21,609 30,226 15.50 to 1
New Jersey 29 schools
13 public, 16 private
$16,840$23,166 58,339 13.69 to 1
New Mexico 8 schools
6 public, 2 private
$6,440$17,568 12,846 13.63 to 1
Nevada 4 schools
2 public, 2 private
$6,045$19,527 9,245 14.50 to 1
New York 94 schools
30 public, 64 private
$12,361$25,421 219,231 13.13 to 1
Ohio 42 schools
13 public, 29 private
$12,057$16,892 83,752 13.44 to 1
Oklahoma 17 schools
10 public, 7 private
$6,234$14,724 20,500 15.35 to 1
Oregon 15 schools
6 public, 9 private
$15,877$23,208 26,061 14.53 to 1
Pennsylvania 79 schools
21 public, 58 private
$15,477$20,915 129,936 13.38 to 1
Rhode Island 8 schools
2 public, 6 private
$12,028$22,530 9,754 13.13 to 1
South Carolina 21 schools
8 public, 13 private
$12,471$16,955 21,791 13.57 to 1
South Dakota 8 schools
5 public, 3 private
$7,516$13,732 5,961 16.38 to 1
Tennessee 31 schools
9 public, 22 private
$10,939$17,890 41,451 13.74 to 1
Texas 60 schools
35 public, 25 private
$7,680$18,765 164,961 16.42 to 1
Utah 12 schools
5 public, 7 private
$8,451$16,730 50,275 18.75 to 1
Virginia 38 schools
13 public, 25 private
$13,608$19,946 94,294 13.61 to 1
Vermont 11 schools
2 public, 9 private
$12,645$23,013 4,945 12.00 to 1
Washington 21 schools
8 public, 13 private
$14,475$23,074 35,110 13.33 to 1
Wisconsin 27 schools
13 public, 14 private
$9,617$16,205 36,403 15.89 to 1
West Virginia 12 schools
6 public, 6 private
$8,599$13,835 20,199 15.67 to 1
Wyoming 1 schools
1 public, 0 private
$6,289$16,009 2,452 15.00 to 1
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