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  • ASEE Engineering College Profiles & Statistics
    This American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) website for the Engineering College Profiles & Statistics Book,  provides detailed profiles of U.S. and Canadian schools offering undergraduate and graduate engineering, as well as engineering technology programs with the intent of preparing prospective students for their future education in engineering. The descriptions of institutions represented in this directory allow students to compare schools using a range of characteristics from location and degrees offered to student appointments and research expenditures. Scroll down to "Online Profiles" and connect.
  • Best Engineering Schools - U.S. News and World Report
    Ranked list of Best Engineering Schools from U.S. News & World Report. Basic information about each school is available. The UW Libraries does not have access to the Compass product.
    The most current print edition of "Best Graduate Schools" published by US News and World Report is held in the Odegaard Undergraduate Library Writing & Research Center  Reference Collection. It is for in-library use only.
  • Peterson's Education Center
    This site provides brief background information on K-12 schools, colleges and universities from around the world. More detailed descriptions of specific fields of study are provided for the undergraduate and graduate programs offered at these institutions.