Online Engineering Program Ranked Top 20 by USNWR

January 9, 2017

BATON ROUGE – The LSU College of Engineering maintained its top-20 status in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 rankings of Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs, finishing T-12 among public institutions and T-16 overall.

Additionally, the program was ranked 10th in the nation among best online programs that help veterans reduce the cost for school.

“Part of our strategic plan as a college is to reinvent the way we do things to better serve the needs of the people of Louisiana,” said Judy Wornat, dean of the College of Engineering. “To that end, our online program is one way that we are able to reach students who want to pursue a top-tier education at the LSU College of Engineering, regardless of geography. I’m proud to see it receive the national recognition it deserves.”

Schools were ranked using five categories – student engagement, faculty credentials and training, peer reputation, student services and technology, and admissions selectivity.

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