Computer Science jumps 5 spots in U.S. News Rankings

UW–Madison graduate programs are once again ranked among the nation’s best in the 2023-24 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools.”

“UW–Madison has a long tradition of providing our students a world-class education,” says Eric Wilcots, interim provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs. “Rankings are one of many measures that reflect this commitment.”

Computer Science jumped five spots to 12th overall (two-way tie). Ranked specialties include 10th in programming language (two-way tie), 23rd in artificial intelligence, 10th in systems (two-way tie) and 19th in theory (up from 27th last year).

“Our mission is to foster excellence in graduate education by offering students research opportunities and experiences that prepare them to be thought leaders in a wide range of disciplines,” says William Karpus, dean of UW–Madison’s Graduate School. “We are always pleased to have the work and expertise of our faculty and staff recognized.”

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