ISyE Graduate Program Remains Number 1 in 2016 U.S. News & World Report

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The Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering's (ISyE) graduate program maintained its top ranking once again in the 2016 edition of the U.S. News & World Report.

This issue marks the twenty-fifth consecutive year that ISyE has ranked as the foremost program of its kind in the nation at the graduate level within industrial/manufacturing/systems engineering category. In total, ISyE has held this title for 26 years.

All of the College of Engineering’s specialties were ranked in the top ten in their respective fields, making Georgia Tech the only institution in the nation to garner top ten rankings for all of its engineering graduate programs in four straight years.

Three of Georgia Tech’s engineering graduate programs rose in this year’s U.S. News & World Report graduate rankings of national universities granting doctoral degrees, helping the College of Engineering maintain its second-place ranking among public institutions (sixth overall).

The Institute’s College of Engineering ranked No. 6 and all 11 of the programs within the college are ranked in the top 10, including industrial engineering (No. 1), biomedical and bioengineering (No. 2), environmental (No. 4), civil (No. 5), aerospace (No. 5), mechanical (No. 5), electrical (No. 6), computer (No. 7), nuclear (No. 5), materials (No. 6) and chemical (No. 9). Georgia Tech appears on the top 10 list of engineering specialties more than any other ranked institution.


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