The University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering is a premier institution that ranks among the top 20 in the world. Located just a few miles from Washington, DC, the Clark School is at the center of a constellation of high-tech companies and federal laboratories, offering students and faculty access to unique and abundant professional opportunities.
The Professional Master of Engineering and Graduate Certificate in Engineering programs offered through the Clark School of Engineering aid working engineers and technical professionals by giving them the ability to earn a top-notch graduate Engineering degree on a part-time basis. Classes are taught by faculty members who are at the forefront of their industries and incorporate the latest education tools to create a collaborative, interactive learning environment for students.
Rankings & Recognition
• Ranked #15 among the “Best Online Engineering Programs” in the country | U.S. News & World Report, 2021
• Ranked #16 among the “Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs for Veterans” | U.S. News & World Report, 2021
• Ranked among the top 20 Engineering programs in the world
What Our Students Say...
"The top influence in my decision to study Engineering [at the University of Maryland] was the fact that it ranked in the top 25 Engineering schools.” — Bryan Sanchez-Pariachi
"I chose the program after an extensive search for the best universities offering that degree in the US. I was aiming for an ambitious program that would aid me in my fire protection career.” — Mohamed A. Alaabar, Fire Protection Engineering
"I found the Master of Engineering program to be more application based, and the program has allowed me to expand my knowledge in areas I wasn’t exposed to as an undergraduate student.” — Negeen Haghighi, Bioengineering
"The reason I found this program interesting was that a lot of the core courses like planning and perception are programming oriented, which is especially in demand in the industry.” — Nalin Das, Robotics