Nuclear Engineering Ranking in USA

UC Berkeley's Nuclear Engineering program has placed 4th among the 2008 Engineering graduate departments nationwide, following MIT, U of Illinois and U of Michigan.

2008 Ranking:
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2 U of Illinois–Urbana-Champaign

3 U of Michigan–Ann Arbor

4 U of California–Berkeley

5 U of Wisconsin–Madison

6 Penn State Univ–University Park

7 North Carolina State Univ

8 Purdue Univ–West Lafayette (IN)

9 Texas A&M Univ–College Station

10 U of Florida

11 Georgia Institute of Technology

12 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (NY)

12 U of Tennesse

14 Ohio State U

2009 America's Best Graduate Schools Engineering
The ranking is based on a survey of department heads in each discipline surveyed, who are asked to rate each program they are familiar with on a 5-point (1 to 5) scale.

Specialty Rankings : Nuclear Engineering:

1 U of Michigan--Ann Arbor, MI 4.5
2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA 4.2
2 U of Wisconsin--Madison Madison, WI 4.2
4 U of Texas--Austin (Cockrell) Austin, TX 3.9
5 Pennsylvania State Uni--University Park , PA 3.8
5 U of California--Berkeley, CA 3.8
7 North Carolina State Uni Raleigh, NC 3.5
8 Oregon State Uni Corvallis, OR 3.4
9 Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA 3.3
10 U of Florida Gainesville, FL 3.2
11 U of Tennessee--Knoxville Knoxville, TN 3.0
12 Purdue Uni--West Lafayette, IN 2.9
13 Uni of Illinois--Urbana-Champaign, IL 2.8
14 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy, NY 2.6

Source: USnews.com