In its 2023-24 graduate school rankings, U.S. News & World Report has listed nine Cal State San Bernardino programs among the best universities in the nation.

The rankings highlight CSUSB’s work to provide quality graduate programs for CSUSB undergraduates and undergraduates in general, said Rafik Mohamed, CSUSB provost and vice president for academic affairs.

“The U.S. News & World Report rankings emphasize the dedication of our faculty, staff and administrators in developing exceptional graduate academic programs that will help our students excel in the classroom and in their careers after graduation,” Mohamed said.

The 2023-24 graduate school rankings are:

  • Rehabilitation Counseling (58th) tie
  • Social Work (116th) tie
  • Best Public Affairs Programs (118th) tie
  • Public Health (150th) tie
  • Part-time MBA (174th) tie
  • Best Fine Arts Programs (178th) tie

CSUSB was also listed in the unranked categories of Best Business Schools, Best Education Schools and Best Nursing Schools: Master’s.

“When prospective students are considering their options for graduate school, the Best Graduate Schools rankings are designed to help them identify schools that excel in the program they want to study,” said LaMont Jones, senior editor of education at U.S. News. “With many options available, U.S. News provides a wealth of data in an easy format to help each student make the best decision.”

Designed for prospective students looking to further their education beyond college, the Best Graduate Schools rankings evaluate programs in a variety of disciplines, including business, education, engineering, law, medicine and nursing. By collecting graduate school data annually, U.S. News is able to present the most current figures on enrollment, job placement, faculty and other critical quality indicators that help prospective students make informed decisions.