Mills School of Education Graduate Program Ranked Among Best in Nation

Oakland, CA—March 20, 2018

The Mills College School of Education are included in the new U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools ranking released today.

The rankings are the result of data and survey questions provided by education school deans across the country. Answers to peer assessment questions and data on doctoral acceptance rates, student-teacher ratios, the percent of doctoral degrees granted to full-time faculty, funded research, and enrollment earned Mills a rank of 124 out of 267 schools.

“Once again our school of education ranks among the best in the country, thanks to our outstanding, dedicated faculty who support and empower our students,” said Mills College President Elizabeth L. Hillman.

The Mills College School of Education prepares future teachers, educational leaders, and early childhood professionals with the tools they need to transform the educational landscape while promoting equity and social justice.

About Mills College
Located in Oakland, California, in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area, Mills College is a nationally renowned independent liberal arts college for women with graduate programs for women and men. Ranked one of the top-tier regional universities in the West by U.S. News & World Report, Mills is also recognized as one of The Best 382 Colleges in the nation by The Princeton Review. Since 1852, we’ve been empowering students to become creative, independent thinkers who take and inspire action. For more information, visit