2015’s States With The Highest and Lowest Pupil-Teacher Ratio compared the quality of education in the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia by analyzing 13 key metrics that range from student-teacher ratios, through dropout rates.

According to the study the 2015 States with the:

 Lowest Pupil-Teacher Ratio

  1. Vermont
  2. North Dakota
  3. Kansas
  4. Maine
  5. New Jersey

Highest Pupil- Teacher Ratio

  1. Nevada
  2. Oregon
  3. Arizona
  4. Utah
  5. California