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Once again, Georgia Tech’s H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISyE) has been ranked No. 1 in the Best Colleges undergraduate standings by U.S. News & World Report (USNWR). This marks the 26th consecutive year that ISyE holds the top position. The rankings were released on September 14, 2020.
“We are honored that ISyE’s leadership in research and education continues to be recognized,” said ISyE School Chair Edwin Romeijn. “Maintaining our position as the No. 1 undergraduate program is a remarkable tribute to the hard work and dedication of our outstanding faculty, students, alumni, and staff.”
In addition to ISyE, in the overall rankings, the Institute’s undergraduate civil engineering program has been ranked No. 1, and all undergraduate engineering programs are in the top five. Among public institutions, Georgia Tech has five No. 1 programs: biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, ISyE, and mechanical engineering.
USNWR ranked Georgia Tech as eighth among public universities and the fourth most innovative nationally.