College of Engineering News • Iowa State University

Engineering grad program ranked 25 among public programs

Iowa State University’s College of Engineering ranks No. 43 nationally in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2013 edition of America’s Best Graduate Schools, and among public institutions, maintained its rank of 25th overall.

“Iowa State’s College of Engineering continues to build its reputation by providing quality education and research opportunities for our graduate students,” said Gary Mirka, associate dean for undergraduate and graduate education. “We are honored by the high regard in which our peers hold all of our engineering programs.”

Programs at 198 engineering schools that grant doctoral degrees were surveyed. Eight engineering specialties at Iowa State ranked in the top 25 among programs at public universities. The agricultural and biosystems engineering program ranked No. 5 nationally and No. 4 among publics in the “Biological/Agricultural” category.

Read the full Iowa State news release to see the complete list of graduate program rankings on campus.