UC Davis English Cracks Top 20 in New PhD Rankings

UC Davis English has vaulted to #20 in the new US News and World Report rankings of English PhD Programs (released March 14, 2017). 
We’ve jumped 6 places from our previous ranking of #26.
UC Davis English is in good company at #20, alongside PhD programs at NYU, the CUNY Graduate School, and the universities of Wisconsin-Madison, Texas-Austin, and Indiana-Bloomington. 
Rankings of doctoral programs in the social sciences and humanities are based on the results of peer assessment surveys sent to academics in each discipline, US News explains.