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Biological Sciences and Evolutionary Biology Ranked Among Best Graduate Programs by U.S. News and World Report

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  • Over a dozen areas of study in science and mathematics received updated rankings this year. In the biological sciences, UC Davis is 17th overall. The campus also held onto its second-place rank in ecology and evolutionary biology.

UC Davis graduate and professional degree programs are recognized among the best in the country, according to the U.S. News & World Report’s 2023 edition of Best Graduate Schools. The updated rankings were released on Monday, March 28.

U.S. News ranks some disciplines annually and others periodically. The new rankings are for business, law, education, engineering, medicine, nursing, and science and mathematics disciplines.