UT maintained its ranking of 46th among all public universities in the 2018 U.S. News and World Report undergraduate rankings released Tuesday, September 12.
UT is ranked 103rd in the new National Universities list, which includes public and private universities that emphasize research and offer a full range of undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral programs.
The university saw improvement in several metrics, including the reputation score from its peer institutions and the percentage of smaller classes.
UT’s reputation score rose to 3.2 on a 5-point scale. Peer scores are part of the overall reputation score, which accounts for 22.5 percent of a school’s overall ranking. The percentage of classes with 20 or fewer students rose to 30, and the percentage of classes with 50 or more students dropped to 13.