Rowan’s engineering program among the top 20 in the country | Rowan today
US News & World Report ranked Rowan University’s undergraduate engineering program among the top 20 in the country for 2022 in the magazine’s much-watched “Best colleges” problem.
The magazine, which for decades classified colleges and universities in various categories, ranked Rowan 88th among national public universities and 179th among national universities.
Now celebrating his 25th year, the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering earned additional honors for specific programs in the magazine’s 2022 ranking:
- Undergraduate Engineering, # 19
- Undergraduate Civil Engineering, # 15
- Undergraduate Electrical Engineering, # 16
- Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering, # 11, a two-seater pickup on 2021.
“This year’s university and college rankings confirm what we have known for a long time: Rowan is a special place,” said Dr. Giuseppe Palmese, Dean of Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering. “I am pleased to see that our programs have received this recognition and that our college and programs are among the national leaders in engineering education. “
Founded in 1995 and named in honor of the university’s entrepreneurial benefactor, the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering quickly gained regional, national and international recognition for its unique approach to preparing future engineers through interdisciplinary learning. and practical.
From their first year, students work on projects inspired and sponsored by industry partners. Rowan University offers degrees in Biomedical, Chemical, Mechanical, Civil and Environmental, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Surveying, as well as Construction Management, Engineering Entrepreneurship, Engineering Management, and several technologies. engineering.
Engineering professors at the ranked Carnegie Research Institute have attracted millions of dollars in grants from the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Defense, and a growing list of industrial partners.
Overall, the University is ranked 57th among the most innovative schools and 71st nationally for its undergraduate education.
“Rowan’s Mechanical Engineering program produces exceptional engineers through a hands-on, hands-on approach leading to technical excellence, professional growth and lifelong learning skills,” said Dr Ratneshwar (Ratan) Jha, professor and head of the mechanical engineering department. . “Students analyze, build and test their designs in a collaborative team environment using state-of-the-art machine tools and modern calculation software. Our graduates are ready from day one to take on the many challenges of this complex and uncertain world. “
“Here we focus on TLC: teamwork, leadership and community,” said Dr Kauser Jahan, head of the civil and environmental engineering department. “The faculty is dedicated to providing excellent education and unique and rewarding research and service opportunities for our students. Our goal is to train future leaders who demonstrate technical skills and are major contributors to the development of a sustainable world by tackling major global challenges.