After we wrote the story, we received dozens of e-mails from readers, many of whom had strong opinions about the educational process. We’ve posted many of the letters here (with permission from the letter writers) as comments. Take a look at them. And, if you feel strongly enough, let us hear from you, too.
Conventional wisdom holds that MIT, Cal Tech, and Stanford are three of the country’s best undergraduate engineering schools. Unfortunately, when conventional wisdom visits the topic of best engineering schools, it too often leaves out some of the most distinguished programs that don’t happen to offer PhD-level degrees.
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