U.S. News & World Report ranks graduate engineering program among nation's best

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The latest U.S. News & World Report 2014 Best Graduate Schools survey rated Penn State’s graduate engineering program 25th in the country.

The report, released March 12, surveyed 143 engineering graduate programs.

Under the publication’s specialties categories, Penn State aerospace engineering was ranked 16th, biological engineering 12th, bioengineering 39th, chemical engineering 21st, civil engineering 16th, computer science 28th, electrical engineering 26th, environmental engineering 13th, industrial engineering 11th, materials 14th, mechanical engineering 12th and nuclear engineering eighth.

The University’s computer engineering program did not participate in this year’s rankings.

U.S. News does not survey the disciplines of architectural engineering, and engineering science and mechanics.

Last Updated March 13, 2013