The annual ranking is based on several categories that evaluate the academic excellence of colleges and universities across the country. Kettering ranked 13th nationally among non-Ph.D.-granting engineering programs, up two spots from last year. The Mechanical Engineering program ranked seventh nationally. The M.E. program also ranked seventh last year.
“Kettering University’s consistently strong performance in major rankings like U.S. News are an affirmation of the incredible career outcomes that a Kettering education provides to our students and graduates,” said Dr. Robert K. McMahan, Kettering University President. “Kettering’s unique and proven model of mixing rigorous academics and undergraduate research opportunities with deep and meaningful professional experience truly produces students who hit the ground running after they graduate. The accomplishments of our alumni and the talents of our students and faculty are truly astounding, and they set a very high bar even when compared with the best institutions in the country.”
Other recent rankings and designations include: