Maryland Engineering in Top Ranking

University of Maryland is a top university in the US (placed at Tier One among all National Universities by US News). It is also placed as one of the world's top 20 universities, rated 19th internationally in the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities 2009.

The Clark School of Engineering at Maryland is one of the best performing engineering departments in the nation with oustanding ranking achievements. According to the U.S. News & World Report's "America's Best Graduate Schools", the Clark School's engineering programs and its specialtis are ranked highly as follows:

- its graduate engineering programs are rated 17th in the country and 10th among all public institutions (2009). It maintained the high position of 17th nationally in the 2010 edition.

- electrical engineering program is rated 15th in the country and 7th among all public universities (2009). Ranking performance for other specialties:
  • 9th for aerospace engineering
  • 17th for computer engineering
  • 20th for mechanical engineering
  • 23rd for civil engineering
  • 25th for materials engineering
  • 35th for chemical engineering
  • 43rd for biomedical engineering
- its undergraduate programs in engineering come 25th in the nation and 15th among all public universities.

- The Clark School of Engineering is ranked 13th globally in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) in 2008.

- ranked 6th in The Princeton Review's Top 20 Graduate Engineering Programs 2007.

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