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Rankings and Honors


Tulane is one of the best universities in the country, but you don’t just have to take our word for it. Read below for just some of the highlights.

  • Tulane University was twice named by Kaplan/Newsweek's college guide as one of the 25 "Hot Schools" in the nation in 2002 and 2008.
  • According to U.S. News and World Report, Tulane University is among the top national universities in the United States, ranked 39th among the best national universities and in the top 27 for its service learning programs. Tulane is also ranked the 42nd best university by high school counselors and 23rd among the best colleges for veterans.
  • The A.B. Freeman School of Business is highly ranked by numerous business publications. The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine rank the school 14th on its list of Top Graduate Programs for Entrepreneurs. Forbes magazine ranks it 52nd overall and 28th among private universities; London's Financial Times ranks its EMBA program 64th internationally and 22nd nationally, its MBA program 61st internationally and 35th nationally and its MFN program 30th internationally and 3rd nationally; U.S. News and World Report ranks its undergraduate program 48th; America Economia ranks its MBA program 20th nationally and 30th internationally; Bloomberg Businessweek ranks the MBA program 35th nationally.
  • U.S. News and World Report ranked the School of Law 50th in the nation, the environmental law program 12th and the international law program 29th. The National Jurist named Tulane one of the top 20 most innovative law schools. Tulane's law school was also ranked 40th in the National Law Journal's list of the top law schools that send the highest percentage of new graduates into jobs at the country's largest law firms. The International Jurist named Tulane Law School’s Master of Laws (LLM) program among the best for foreign attorneys looking to study in the United States, ranking it 9th for career opportunity and 11th for academic quality.
  • Tulane is ranked 57 in Kiplinger's Personal Finance 2015 list of Best Values in Private Colleges.
  • In its most recent report, the Gourman Report of Undergraduate and Professional Programs in American and International Universities ranked Tulane's Latin American studies program second in the United States.
  • U.S. News and World Report ranked the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine 12th in the nation and its healthcare management program 23rd.
  • Tulane University ranked 32nd overall and 17th among private universities in income received from technology transfer.
  • Newsweek ranked Tulane 19th among the country's 25 "most service-minded schools."
  • Tulane ranks first in the nation among graduate schools and 12th among mid-sized undergraduate schools that produce the most Peace Corps Volunteers.
  • OnlineU ranked Tulane 10th in their list of 2015 Top Online Colleges.