The Winona State University College of Education is ranked among the best education programs in Minnesota in The College Database's new ranking, "Top Colleges in Minnesota: Shaping the Next Generation."
WSU was ranked sixth in Minnesota, awarding 380 degrees in education or teaching disciplines in 2012.
The College Database used data from the Integrated Post-secondary Education Data System, the National Center for Education Statistics and Carnegie Classification.
Universities were ranked based on reputation, facilities and educational opportunities. Qualifying schools must be 4-year, fully accredited, public or private, not-for-profit colleges in the United States.
WSU has also been recognized by The College Database for providing high quality education at an affordable price.