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CAEE Once Again in Top Ten in U.S. News and World Report Rankings

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Sept. 13, 2016

The University of Texas at Austin’s Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering is once again ranked in the top 10 in U.S. News & World Report's annual rankings, strengthening the department's position as one of the nation’s elite engineering departments.

The undergraduate program in Civil Engineering is ranked No. 4 and the Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering is ranked No. 7.

In addition, the Cockrell School of Engineering is ranked as the No.11 best engineering school in the country, and several of UT Austin’s engineering programs ranked in the nation’s top 10 for their respective programs, according to U.S. News & World Report's annual rankings released on Sept. 13.

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