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Multiple UNC schools, programs appear
in U.S. News & World Report graduate rankings

Carolina appears on multiple lists of newly ranked programs and specialty areas produced by U.S. News and World Report magazine for its 2005 edition of "Americaís Best Graduate Schools."

Degree programs or specialty areas from the schools of business, education, government, law, medicine, public health and social work as well as the College of Arts and Sciences appear in the latest graduate rankings by the magazine.

The new rankings appear on the U.S. News website, www.usnews.com, and in the annual "Americaís Best Graduate Schools" guidebook. U.S. News first ranked graduate programs in 1987 and has done so annually since 1990. Business, education, engineering, law and medicine are ranked annually. Other disciplines and specialties are ranked periodically. Following is a summary of Carolinaís newly ranked programs and specialty areas:

School of Medicine

Overall

Specialty areas

School of Social Work

Public affairs

Specialty areas

School of Public Health

Specialty areas

Health disciplines

Kenan-Flagler Business School

Overall

Specialty areas

School of Law

Overall

Specialty areas

School of Education

Overall

Specialty areas

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