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Moving Up,
Moving Forward

Top 100

in the U.S.
Shanghai Ranking

Best Value


Most Diverse

University in Virginia
U.S. New & World Report

We know Mason is a world-class institution. Others are taking note. This year, the Shanghai Ranking Consultancy named Mason a Top 100 university in the United States and among the Top 300 in the world. U.S. News & World Report called Mason the most diverse university in Virginia while recognizing Mason as wone of the top 25 universities in America for effciency—measured by our ability to graduate students, control spending, and obtain academic excellence.

Our schools and colleges are also gaining prominence. Shanghai’s worldwide rankings placed the Antonin Scalia Law School 29th, our economics program 26th, and our communication studies program 40th; U.S. News & World Report’s national rankings placed Mason’s systems engineering and operations research program 27th, Mason’s online master’s program in applied information technology 36th, and our part-time MBA program 53rd; and ranked Mason’s dance program 16th nationally and tops in Virginia