Notable: College of Engineering

The Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering is proud to announce that four of its engineering graduate programs have been ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News is a global authority in university rankings whose criteria include graduation and retention rates, faculty resources, student selectivity, alumni giving, and graduate rate performance. The programs recognized are:

  • Civil Engineering- #89
  • Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engineering- #144
  • Environmental Engineering- #76
  • Mechanical Engineering- #126

Our mission at UNLV and the College of Engineering is to foster excellence, promote discovery, and enable research and education. Thanks to combined efforts, our engineering programs have been able to achieve academic influence and distinction. The college would like to congratulate students, faculty, sponsors, alumni, and staff who have made this recognition possible.

 

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