University of Tennessee named among best Graduate schools in US

The University of Tennessee had multiple graduate programs ranked highly in the 2022 U.S. News and World Report graduate school rankings report.

The US News and World Report announced the university earned a U.S. News Best Graduate Schools designation.

The Haslam College of Business was ranked 17th among public universities, up six spots from the previous ranking.

This is the college’s highest ranking in U.S. News Best Graduate Business Schools and places the college among the top 20 public universities.

UT’s Supply Chain Management MBA ranked fifth among public universities, its sixth consecutive year in the top 10. The universities College of Communication also ranked among the top 10.

The Tickle College of Engineering ranked for the second consecutive year. The College of Law rose to 31, the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences rose two spots from 47th last year to 45th this year.

According to a release, Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor John Zomchick say the rankings show the strength of graduate programs in several colleges.

“I am proud and grateful for the efforts of all faculty across all colleges, and I am delighted that many have earned national recognition for the strength of their research and scholarship, which is the driver for all graduate education,” he said. “UT continues to be a choice destination for those seeking to do advanced work in many disciplines.”

Source: WVLT, by Lauren Meyers

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Published April 6, 2021