Purdue Engineering National Rankings – 2014

Graduate Program National Rankings

(2015, published in March 2014)

8th
(Overall, tied with University of Michigan-Ann Arbor) Online graduate program is 4th in the Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs
1st
5th
Tied with Georgia Tech
6th
Tied with MIT
8th
Tied with Virginia Tech
9th
Tied with University of Texas-Austin
10th
Tied with Cornell University
10th
Tied with Carnegie Mellon University and University of Texas-Austin
12th
14th
Tied with Carnegie Mellon University, Northwestern University, and University of Colorado-Boulder
16th
Tied with University of Washington and University of Wisconsin-Madison
17th
26th
Tied with Harvard, University of California-Irvine, and Yale

The College of Engineering is made up of 14 schools and departments: aeronautics and astronautics, agricultural and biological, biomedical, chemical, civil, electrical and computer, engineering education, industrial, materials, mechanical, and nuclear. This also includes the divisions of engineering professional education, construction engineering and management, and environmental and ecological engineering. Also, the college houses programs such as Engineering Projects in Community Service, the Minority Engineering Program, the Women in Engineering Program and the Indiana Space Grant Consortium.

 

Undergraduate Program National Rankings

10th
(Overall) Tied with the University of Texas at Austin
1st
4th
(2005 ranking*)
5th
6th
7th
7th
7th
12th
12th
13th
15th
17th
Tied with North Carolina State University

Purdue Engineering undergraduate programs consistently rank high among their national peers. In the U.S. News & World Report survey “Best Colleges 2014,” released in September 2013, Purdue’s College of Engineering tied with the University of Texas at Austin for 10th nationally among doctoral-granting universities. Undergraduate program rankings are based on ratings by deans and senior faculty in those disciplines at peer institutions.

* Nuclear engineering programs are not ranked by USN&WR every year and were not ranked this year. 2005 is the most recent year in which the Nuclear engineering specialty was ranked by USN&WR.