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College of Engineering moves up in U.S. News rankings

Release Date: October 27, 2014


LTU’s College of Engineering moved up significantly in the rankings of best undergraduate programs for engineering, while overall the University continues to be ranked among the best in the region in the 2015 edition of U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges.

The College of Engineering went from 41st last year to 23rd in the latest rankings for the entire country. The U.S. News engineering rankings are based solely on the judgments of deans and senior faculty at peer institutions.

Reports on curriculum improvements, faculty research, and student achievements are disseminated in LTU’s magazine, Innovation, published annually by the College of Engineering.

LTU also remains in the top half of the top tier in the U.S. News 12-state Midwest Regional University 2015 rankings for best colleges.