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USN&WR ranks Michigan among best in nation for graduate education in sociology, public health, economics

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03/11/2014

Michigan's Department of Sociology and School of Public Health both came in at 4th in the nation for their graduate education programs, according to U.S. News & World Report's latest rankings. In terms of national rankings for specialty areas, Sociology of Population came in at #1, Social Stratification at #3, Historical Sociology at #3, Labor Economics at #6, and International Economics at #6.

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