Western Governors University, which is all online, City University of New York-Hunter College and City University of New York-Brooklyn College are the nation’s top three “best value” colleges of education, according to the National Council on Teacher Quality.
The ratings consider quality, affordability, how much teachers can earn in the state and “how well the school prepares future teachers for the realities of the classroom.”
A total of 416 programs in 35 states received a grade of A or B. The list is here.
NCTQ also launched Path to Teach, a free search tool with information about the quality of more than 1,100 schools of education.