Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Clark School Graduate Program Ranks 18th Nationally

Clark School Graduate Program Ranks 18th Nationally


In the U.S. News & World Report 2013 Best Graduate Schools ranking, the Clark School jumped from 22nd to 18th place, 9th among public schools. Six departmental programs ranked in the top 25.

The Department of Aerospace Engineering is in the top 10 at 8th. Two departments, encompassing three categories, ranked in the top 20: The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (in both categories) at 16, and the Department of Mechanical Engineering at 18. The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Department of Materials Science and Engineering ranked in the top 25. The complete Clark School rankings are:

  8 Aerospace Engineering
30 Fischell Department of Bioengineering
39 Chemical and Biomolecular
24 Civil and Environmental Engineering
16 Computer Engineering
16 Electrical Engineering
24 Materials Science and Engineering
18 Mechanical Engineering

Dean Darryll Pines congratulated all departments for their "hard work and dedication to the Clark School's graduate education programs."

Related Articles:
Clark School Undergrad Program 23rd in Nation
Clark School #14 in World Research Ranking
Washington, D.C., Among Best Technology Start-Up Towns
Maryland is No. 1 for Entrepreneurship, Innovation
D.C., Baltimore Among Best Towns for Tech Jobs
Federal Region Is Nation's Most "Tech-centric"
Md. Public Schools #1 for Fourth Year in a Row
UM a Top Academic Value According to Kiplinger's
Clark School Rises in International Ranking
D.C. Area Tops in Job Growth

March 12, 2012


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Milchberg and Khaligh Receive 2016 Junior and Senior Faculty Outstanding Research Awards

Prof. Ott, Prof. Yorke & Alumnus Grebogi Named 2016 Thomson Reuters Citation Laureates

ECE Students Advised by Rama Chellappa win Best Poster Award and nVIDIA Best Paper Award at IEEE BTAS 2016

Yeung Receives National Science Foundation Award

Narayan, Zhou, Schlotfeldt, Strahan win ISR outstanding awards

Chellappa to Receive Distinguished Alumnus Award from Indian Institute of Science

UMD Physicists Discover “Smoke Rings” Made of Laser Light

University of Maryland Hosts 2016 Leidos Intern Symposium

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts