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9/4/09

TTU Engineering College climbs in rankings

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - According to U.S. News & World Report's 2010 college rankings, the educational experience in TTU's Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering is only getting better.

Tech's undergraduate engineering program is now tied for 76, up from a 78 ranking in 2009, an 85 ranking in 2008, and rankings in the 90's prior to that.

The rankings are based on peer assessments only.

Earlier this spring, three Whitacre College of Engineering graduate programs received rankings as well, in the magazine's Graduate School issue.

  • The Department of Industrial Engineering ranked 26th in the Industrial/Manufacturing category
  • The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering ranked 65th in the Civil category
  • The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering ranked 65th in the Computer Engineering category and 69th in the Electrical/Electronic/Communications category.

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