Radford University graduate programs recognized in U.S. News & World Report 2023 Graduate Schools rankings


Radford University’s commitment to educating students on the graduate level has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report with its 2023 U.S. News Best Graduate Schools rankings.

The Radford University graduate programs included in the 2023 ranking are the: Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.); Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.), including the Family Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Administration programs offered at Radford University Carilion; Psychology, including the Clinical-Counseling Psychology (M.A., M.S.)Experimental Psychology (M.A.), Industrial-Organizational Psychology (M.A., M.S.)School Psychology (Ed.S.), and Counseling (Doctor of Psychology) programs; Master of Social Work (M.S.W.); and Part-Time Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.).

“We are incredibly proud that Radford University continues to be recognized nationally as one of the leading destinations for students seeking to build upon their knowledge and expand the possibilities in their careers,” said Radford University Interim President Carolyn R. Lepre, Ph.D.

Radford University serves approximately 10,000 students with diverse academic offerings on the graduate level, including 28 master’s programs in 23 disciplines and six doctoral programs at the graduate level, as well as 14 post-baccalaureate certificates and one post-master’s certificate.

At each level and in every program, the University is focused on student empowerment and success, while maintaining a keen focus on teaching, research and service.

“The faculty and staff of these programs are committed to delivering academic excellence and helping Highlanders reach new levels of personal and professional success.  This recognition acknowledges both their contributions and the impact on our student’s success,” Lepre said.

By collecting graduate school data annually, U.S. News & World Report is able to present the most current figures on enrollment, job placement, faculty and other critical quality indicators that help prospective students to make informed decisions.

To learn more about the U.S. News & World Report rankings and methodology, visit www.usnews.com/best-graduate-schools.

Apr 14, 2022
Mark Lambert