Nearly 200 Engineering Students Earn Dean's List Honors
Monday, January 4, 2016
Nearly 200 undergraduate engineering students were named to the dean’s list for the recently completed fall semester. Thirty-two earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages.
The Computer Science and Engineering and Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Departments, the College’s largest, had 66 and 63 students, respectively, named to the list. Thirteen students in CSE and 11 in MAE earned perfect gpas.
“Congratulations to each of the students who have earned Dean’s List distinction through their hard work and dedication. We focus on excellence in the classroom and the laboratory, and these students are excellent representatives of our college,” said Khosrow Behbehani, dean of the College of Engineering.
To be named to the Dean's List, a student must major in one of the COE undergraduate programs, have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.75, and have at least 45 cumulative credit hours of which at least 24 (letter-graded) were earned at UTA.
UTA’s College of Engineering is the fourth-largest in Texas and its six undergraduate departments boast the most comprehensive offerings in North Texas. The College, which was ranked tied for #98 in the 2016 U.S. News and World Report Undergraduate Rankings, awards bachelor’s degrees in 10 areas. More than 3,700 of the College’s 7,000 students are undergraduates.
The College also offers graduate degrees in 14 master’s and nine doctoral areas of focus.