We think that our students, faculty, staff, alumni, and industry friends make CAEE one of the nation's best. You may have already come to a similar conclusion from the Success Stories and Student Profiles on this website. But, when you are looking for a place to go to school, you want to know how it compares to others you may be considering. Lots of different things can be considered, and so published rankings attempt to standardize the comparison for you. You may know that such rankings can compare engineering universities, colleges or schools within those universities, departments of those colleges or schools, programs that the departments offer, and whether those programs are for undergraduate or graduate students.
The magazine US News & World Report is one of the publications that produces standardized rankings of academic institutions, their departments, and programs. The following are the relevant CAEE rankings from the 2011 America's Best Colleges edition, published in August of 2010:
You can see where U.S. News & World Report ranks the Cockrell School of Engineering overall and other departments and programs it offers here.
Other standardized rankings include the following:
Whatever you do, do not let any rankings be the sole factor you consider when it comes to picking a program. Keep exploring our website, and get to know some of the people in our community. We are confident you will come to see that CAEE is, indeed, one of the nation's best!