Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs

These are the best online master's in engineering degree programs, based on factors such as academic reputation among peer institutions, faculty credentials and admissions selectivity. See the methodology »

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Rank School Faculty Credentials and Training Student Services and Technology Student Engagement Admissions Selectivity
#9 Overall Score: 74 North Carolina State University

Raleigh, NC

69 41 76 69
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Northern Illinois University

Dekalb, IL

N/A N/A N/A N/A
#46 Overall Score: 49 Norwich University

Northfield, VT

64 26 64 43
#23 Overall Score: 64 Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

72 23 55 62
#46 Overall Score: 49 Ohio University (Russ)

Athens, OH

81 12 34 53
#5 Overall Score: 86 Pennsylvania State University—​World Campus

College, PA

90 57 78 58
#12 Overall Score: 71 Polytechnic Institute of New York University

New York, NY

82 53 59 53
#6 Overall Score: 83 Purdue University—​West Lafayette

West Lafayette, IN

79 58 68 73
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Rochester Institute of Technology (Gleason)

Rochester, NY

N/A N/A N/A N/A
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Rowan University

Glassboro, NJ

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#12 Overall Score: 71 South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Rapid City, SD

85 61 73 38
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Stevens Institute of Technology (Schaefer)

Hoboken, NJ

N/A N/A N/A N/A
#9 Overall Score: 74 Texas A&M University—​Kingsville (Dotterweich)

Kingsville, TX

85 41 95 32
#20 Overall Score: 67 Texas Tech University (Whitacre)

Lubbock, TX

73 53 69 73
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Trine University

Angola, IN

N/A N/A N/A N/A
#33 Overall Score: 58 United States Merchant Marine Academy

Kings Point, NY

70 11 76 49
#39 Overall Score: 53 University of Alabama—​Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

52 45 67 44
#53 Overall Score: 44 University of Alabama—​Huntsville

Huntsville, AL

72 41 19 27
#32 Overall Score: 59 University of Alaska—​Anchorage

Anchorage, AK

77 61 62 22
#52 Overall Score: 45 University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

55 57 30 12
#23 Overall Score: 64 University of Arkansas—​Fayetteville

Fayetteville, AR

73 52 72 47
#29 Overall Score: 60 University of Bridgeport

Bridgeport, CT

87 57 58 13
#2 Overall Score: 97 University of California—​Los Angeles (Samueli)

Los Angeles, CA

86 100 89 94
UR Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH

N/A N/A N/A N/A
#49 Overall Score: 48 University of Colorado—​Boulder

Boulder, CO

49 38 21 78

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