The Catholic University of America has risen in the U.S. News & World Report 2018 listings for Universities and graduate programs nationwide, earning the ranking of 120th out of 311 on the list of best universities across the country. The University was also ranked 75th among approximately 96 universities as a “best college for veterans,” thanks to its support and benefit programs for students who are veterans and active-duty service members.
The University was ranked 64th among Best Value Schools.
The University also received honors for the National Catholic School of Social Service, which was ranked 47th out of more than 220 social work programs in the country; and the Columbus School of Law, where the part-time J.D. program was ranked 24th out of more than 61 programs nationwide.
The School of Nursing was recognized twice on the list: the Master of Nursing was ranked 31st among approximately 292 accredited master’s programs nationwide while the Doctor of Nursing Practice was ranked 26th among 186 programs. Additionally, the school’s online graduate programs were ranked seventh in the nation.