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Georgia Tech’s School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (ChBE) is ranked 5th in U.S. News & World Report’s annual ranking of graduate programs nationwide and No. 2 among public universities.

Georgia Tech’s engineering graduate program has climbed two spots to No. 5 in the 2023-24 edition of the U.S. News & World Report national rankings. For a dozen years now, all 11 of the College’s programs are ranked in the top 10.

U.S. News releases graduate school rankings each spring. Their evaluation of engineering as a whole is based on a variety of factors, including research expenditures, peer assessments, and doctoral degrees awarded. Rankings of specific engineering disciplines are based solely on peer assessments by department heads.

2023-24 Graduate Rankings

U.S. News & World Report

School Ranking Public Ranking
Biomedical Engineering 1st 1st
Industrial Engineering 1st 1st
Civil Engineering 3rd 3rd
Aerospace Engineering 4th 1st
Electrical Engineering 4th 2nd
Chemical Engineering 5th 2nd
Computer Engineering 5th 2nd
Environmental Engineering 5th 4th
Mechanical Engineering 5th 2nd
Materials Engineering 7th 4th
Nuclear Engineering 8th 7th