To come up with its rankings, educational research company STEM.org used a proprietary regression analysis. It assessed data from the second quarter of 2015 through the third quarter of 2019 to find out which schools in America best offer students experiences in STEM while preparing them for post-secondary outcomes, such as college or careers. The rankings took into consideration affluence and median household income, among other factors, according to Newsweek.
Texas had three schools crack the top 10 best STEM schools overall in the country, including the top two institutions.
School of Science and Engineering, located in Dallas, Texas, was ranked as the No. 1 STEM school in the United States.
STEM schools in eight different states made the top 10.
School of Science and Engineering: Dallas, Texas
School for the Talented and Gifted: Dallas, Texas
Stanford Online High School: Redwood City, California
Bronx High School of Science: Bronx, New York
University of Chicago Laboratory Schools: Chicago, Illinois
Liberal Arts and Science Academy: Austin, Texas
The Early College at Guilford: Greensboro, North Carolina
Maine School of Science and Mathematics: Limestone, Maine
Cranbrook Schools: Bloomsfield Hills, Michigan
Massachusetts Academy of Math and Science: Worcester, Massachusetts