The University of Maryland climbed a spot to No. 19 among the nation’s top public schools, according to new ratings released recently by U.S. News & World Report, according to teh UMD Today.

Among public institutions, UMD is tied with Rutgers University, Florida State University and the University of Washington in the 2022-23 “Best Colleges” report. Maryland also ranked No. 55 among all U.S. universities, rising from No. 59 last year.

Business: UMD ranked 23rd overall, and No. 13 among public institutions, with four top 25 specialties:

Computer Science: UMD rose to No. 16 nationally in this category and No. 8 among publics, with four specialties in the top 25.

Engineering: UMD ranked 22rd overall, and No. 11 among public institutions, with five top 25 specialties.

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