April 1, 2005
In the annual U.S. News & World Report survey of engineering school deans, ECE's graduate program in computer engineering was ranked the 4th program of its kind in the country. The Department's graduate programs in electrical/electronic/communications ranked 8th. Carnegie Mellon's College of Engineering graduate programs overall ranked 9th among the nation's best, up from 11th last year.
According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, this is the first time Carnegie Mellon had four of its engineering programs in the top 10. Environmental/environmental health engineering ranked 8th and mechanical engineering placed 10th.