Rankings and Recognition

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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.

Overall

Stevens Value

  • 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.

Academic Programs

  • 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”

  • U.S. News & World Report

    • 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

  • College Factual

    • 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.”



Athletics

  • 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

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' WebCampus was honored by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) in 2016, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2010, 2008 and 2006.

  • 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.