The University of Wisconsin–Madison has risen to 42nd in a five-way tie in U.S. News & World Report’s latest college rankings. Last year, UW–Madison was ranked 46th in a two-way tie. The university remains 13th among public universities in a four-way tie.
The following programs with CALS affiliations were ranked this year:
- Engineering: 13th overall (6-way tie). Ranked specialties include biological/agricultural engineering: 13th overall (12th among publics).
Please note: U.S. News does not rank all programs each year.
The current rankings include 389 national doctoral universities and are in the 2021 edition of America’s Best Colleges. For additional info and 2021 rankings, see the UW news release.