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ABET in the News

SWE Magazine Features ABET Executive Director Michael Milligan and Dianne Chong
September 13, 2013

Monte Phillips Receives NSPE Award
August 13, 2013

CMAA Admitted to ABET, Will Create Accreditation Process for CM Programs
July 31, 2013

Four ABET Volunteers Share ASME's Ben C. Sparks Medal
June 13, 2013

ETAC Vice Chair John Sammarco Receives 2013 Gold Award for Outstanding Contributions to Science
June 13, 2013

ABET Accreditation Brings New Attention to Photonics Education
June 7, 2013

ASEE and NSF Issue Final Report from 'Transitioning Veterans to Engineering-Related Careers' Workshop
May 22, 2013

Frank Hart Announced 2013 McGraw Award Recipient
April 22, 2013

Closing of Vehicle Engineering Program Limits Student Opportunities
The Western Front | April 2013

Questions Raised as to the Relationship Between Accreditation and Academic Freedom in International Programs
Al Fanar | April 2013

Accreditors Without Borders: Inside Higher Ed Features ABET in Article about International Accreditation
Inside Higher Ed | April 2013

ABET Accreditation Facilitates Internationalizing of Professional Education
Inside Higher Ed | March 2013

Methodology: Best Colleges Ranking Category Definitions
U.S. News & World Report | September 2011

Consider Professional Organizations as Scholarship Resources
U.S. News & World Report | August 2011

Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation
U.S. Department of Commerce | August 2011

Role of ABET Accreditation in Professional Licensure & Fire Protection Education
Fire Protection Engineering Magazine | August 2011

Worried about jobs, college women go 'geek'
The Christian Science Monitor | June 2011

Study: College Degree Is Better Investment Than Stocks, Bonds, or Gold
CBS MoneyWatch.com | June 2011

College major analysis: Engineers get highest salaries
USA TODAY | May 2011

Chrysler Group Named Among Nation's Top Supporters of Engineering Programs of Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Chrysler Group | April 2011

Global Economy Requires Global View on Accreditation (PDF)
Licensure Exchange Magazine | February 2011

Virginia Tech Diversity Program Wins National Honors
Virginia Tech University News | January 2011

Methodology: The Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs
U.S. News & World Report | August 2010

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