College of Engineering graduate programs earn high rankings in U.S. News and World Report

Published: Mar 13, 2013 4:00:00 PM
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The Samuel Ginn College of Engineering’s graduate programs are ranked 38th among public institutions offering doctoral programs, and 67th overall, according to the U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools 2014” publication.

The overall rankings also include several of the college’s programs, with industrial engineering at 31st, aerospace engineering ranking 43rd and chemical engineering ranking 50th. Civil engineering received a ranking of 50th, while electrical engineering ranked 51st, computer engineering 62nd, materials engineering 66th and mechanical engineering 77th. Biosystems engineering, a program within both the College of Engineering and the College of Agriculture, ranked 20th.

Other Auburn University graduate programs ranked include the College of Business at 75th, as well as the College of Education at 78th, with its rehabilitation counseling program ranked 17th