Rankings and Recognition
At Stevens, we like to let numbers do the talking. We are a right-sized campus and a community that fosters students’ academic growth, personal development and success.
U.S. News & World Report: Top-100 national university.
U.S. News & World Report: No. 57 among national “Most Innovative Schools.”
The Princeton Review: Among country’s “Best 387 Colleges.”
Forbes: Among “America’s Top Colleges” and “Research Universities.”
Washington Monthly: Among best national universities ranked on what they do for the country.
U.S. News & World Report: No. 73 among national “Best Value Colleges.”
PayScale’s College Salary Report: No. 15 among top colleges with highest-paid graduates.
PayScale’s College Salary Report: No. 2 in “Best Colleges in New Jersey by Salary Potential.”
PayScale’s College ROI Report: No. 14 among “Best Value Colleges.”
The Princeton Review: Among the list of 209 “Best Value Colleges.”
The Princeton Review: Among the list of 50 “Colleges That Create Futures.”
The Princeton Review: No. 13 of “Top 20 Best Career Placement.”
Best Value Schools: No. 2 of “Best New Jersey Schools.”
Best Value Schools: No. 3 of “Top 25 Computer Science Programs with the Best ROI.”
Business Insider: Among top 25 U.S. colleges where students get the most for their money.
Forbes’ “Ranking America’s Colleges by Gender Wage Gap”: No. 2 in nation with female grads earning more than male upon graduation
Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce’s v
A First Try at ROI : No. 19 in the for return on investment 40 years after enrollment.
NJ Advance Media: No. 1 of “35 N.J. colleges with the highest-paid grads.”
Stacker: No. 12 in the nation among the 100 colleges whose grads go on to earn the most”.
WalletHub: No. 2 in New Jersey for offering top-notch education at the most reasonable prices.
U.S. News & World Report: No. 38 in “Undergraduate Business Programs: Finance.”
U.S. News & World Report: No. 60 in “Undergraduate Computer Science Programs.”
U.S. News & World Report: No. 81 in “Undergraduate Engineering Programs.”
U.S. News & World Report: No. 125 in “Undergraduate Business Programs.”
U.S. News & World Report: No. 77 in “Best Business Schools: Graduate.”
U.S. News & World Report: No. 82 in “Best Engineering Schools: Graduate”
No. 8 in Best Online Master's in Computer Information Technology Programs
No. 25 in Best Online Master's in Engineering Programs
No. 7 in Best Online Master's in Industrial Engineering Programs
No. 9 in Best Online Master's in Engineering Management Programs
No. 28 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs (Excluding MBA)
No. 42 in Best Online MBA Programs
No. 19 in Best Online Business Analytics MBA Programs: Ranked on 6 lists of the best online programs:
The Princeton Review: Among “Best Business Schools.”
GradReports: Ranked on 9 lists of the best colleges by earnings on year out of college:
No. 1 Best Mathematics Master’s Degrees
No. 1 Best Civil Engineering Bachelor’s Degrees
No. 2 Best Bachelor’s Degrees in New Jersey
No. 4 Best Online MBA Degrees
No. 6 Best Business Bachelor’s Degrees
No. 12 Best Electrical Engineering Bachelor’s Degrees
No. 15 Best Biomedical Engineering Master’s Degrees
No. 22 Best Biomedical Engineering Bachelor’s Degrees
No. 23 Best MBA Degrees
No. 2 out of 30 in Best Bachelor's Degre
No. 1 out of 17 in Best Mathematics Bachelor's Degree
No. 1 out of 17 in Best General Mathematics Bachelor's Degre
No. 1 out of 32 in Best Business, Management & Marketing Bachelor's Degree
No. 3 out of 30 in Best Master's Degree
No. 1 out of 28 in Best Business, Management & Marketing Master's Degree
No. 1 out of 24 in Best General Business Administration and Management Master's Degree
No. 1 out of 7 in Best Mathematics & Statistics Master's Degree
No. 2 out of 23 in Best Doctor's Degree
No. 15 out of 152 in Best Mathematics & Statistics Doctor's Degree
No. 17 out of 130 in Best General Mathematics Doctor's Degree
No. 17 out of 131 in Best Mathematics Doctor's Degree:
Ranked on 12 lists of the best New Jersey colleges by degree program:
Best Degree Programs: No. 5 of “30 Great Small Colleges for STEM Degrees.”
Ranked 10th in Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings for 2021-2022 athletics season.
Won the 2015 NCAA Division III Men's Volleyball National Championship
Named the 2008 and 2013 Eastern College Athletic Conference Institution of the Year, honoring the ECAC Institution which exemplifies the highest standards of collegiate academics and athletic performance.
Captured the CAANJ Cup, honoring the N.J. DIII institution with the most athletic success, for the 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2017-18 seasons.
Campus Life, Safety & Sustainability
The Princeton Review: Among list of 26 “Great College Cities.”
The Princeton Review: Among list of “Green Colleges.”
Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (program of AASH): Gold rating.
Sierra Club: Named among “Cool Schools.”
SaveOnEngergy Green Report: No. 33 among top 100 universities.
City of Hoboken: Recognized as a “Hoboken Green Business.”
U.S. News & World Report: Among “Best Colleges for Veterans.”
Leadership and Innovation
Stevens ACES (Accessing Careers in Engineering and Science) program honored with the 2019 Innovation in Education Award by the New Jersey Tech Council
Stevens honored with the 2018 the American Council on Education/Fidelity Investments Award for Institutional Transformation.
Stevens President Nariman Farvardin honored with the 2017 Academic Leadership Award by Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Stevens President Nariman Farvardin named to the NJBIZ Power 100 List of the Most Influential People in New Jersey Business, 2017.
Stevens President Nariman Farvardin named Educator of the Year by the Research & Development Council of New Jersey, 2016
Stevens finished in 1st place finish in the 2015 U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Solar Decathlon.
Stevens recognized with the 2015 Knowledge is Power Award from New Jersey Technology Council
Russell Rogers, director of Athletics at Stevens Institute of Technology, named a Division III Administrator of the Year by the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC), the nation's largest athletic conference, 2015
Stevens received a new patent for mass spectrometry technique.
Stevens' Systems Engineering Research Center (SERC) awarded $60 million, five-year IDIQ contract from U.S. Department of Defense
Stevens' Science and Technology Studies Program received grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Stevens' Workshop on Nuclear Issues Education received grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Faculty and Student Awards
Stevens researcher Stephanie Lee receives a 2019 NSF CAREER Award to fund her research in engineering green, portable and cost efficient solar panels and other power sources.
Stevens Professor Mukundan Iyengar awarded 2018 Edison Patent Award
from the Research & Development Council of New Jersey for his innovation in internet browsing trends.
Dr. Athula B. Attygalle receives 2017 Edison Patent Award from the Research & Development Council of New Jersey for his patented work in mass spectrometric analysis utilizing helium-plasma and charge-exchange ionization techniques.
Amy Regan '17 selected as a 2018 recipient of the NCAA's Today's Top 10 Award
Stevens student Veronica Pidduck selected for a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship for the 2017-18 academic year through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
Stevens biomedical engineering students Connie Maglaras and David Ferrara won best graduate and undergraduate poster, respectively, at Johnson & Johnson’s 2017 Annual Engineering Showcase and Poster Competition.