Once again the UMass Amherst College of Engineering ranks among the nation’s top engineering programs, climbing this year to No. 33 public and No. 59 among public and private institutions in the Best Colleges 2019 Undergraduate Engineering Programs, published by U.S. News & World Report.
As at top public engineering program where the doctorate is the highest degree, and #1 public in New England, UMass Amherst Engineering provides the opportunity to attend a nationally competitive research and teaching institution at an affordable price.
In addition, the University of Massachusetts Amherst ranks among the U.S. News & World Report 2019 nation’s top public universities, climbing this year to No. 26.
UMass Amherst’s rising national prominence coincides with its growing role in providing talent for the Massachusetts innovation economy. UMass Amherst educates more students from Massachusetts than the eight top-ranked private national universities in Massachusetts combined. UMass Amherst also awards more undergraduate STEM degrees than any other college or university in the Commonwealth, public or private.
There are more than 700 four-year, public universities and colleges in the country, according to the U.S. Department of Education. The Commonwealth’s flagship campus stands out as one of the most improved top-tier public universities in America. Read more >>