SUNY-ESF graduate program ranked among America's best
2005 U.S. News & World Report ranking
SYRACUSE, N.Y. The SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) is ranked among the nation’s top graduate programs in the specialty area of environmental/environmental health engineering, according to the 2005 edition of U.S. News and World Report’s rankings of America’s best graduate schools.
The program at ESF was tied for 36th with Drexel University in Philadelphia. ESF was ranked just behind Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., and ahead of Vanderbilt University in Tennessee.
The rankings are based on input from department heads in specialized areas, indicating ESF’s program was highly regarded by faculty leaders at peer institutions.
ESF’s Division of Engineering includes the faculties of environmental resources and forest engineering, paper science and engineering and construction management and wood products engineering. Each faculty offers a variety of graduate programs in areas that include tropical timbers, wood anatomy, environmental management, mapping sciences, chemistry of pulping and bleaching, and pulp and paper technology.