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
#7 Overall Score: 75 Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA

72 61 60 69
#17 Overall Score: 68 Cornell University

Ithaca, NY

62 57 60 25
#23 Overall Score: 64 University of North Carolina—​Charlotte (Lee)

Charlotte, NC

73 53 59 65
#11 Overall Score: 73 Arizona State University (Fulton)

Tempe, AZ

84 57 59 53
#12 Overall Score: 71 Polytechnic Institute of New York University

New York, NY

82 53 59 53
#29 Overall Score: 60 University of Bridgeport

Bridgeport, CT

87 57 58 13
#21 Overall Score: 66 Mississippi State University (Bagley)

Mississippi State, MS

74 62 58 61
#27 Overall Score: 61 New York Institute of Technology

Old Westbury, NY

85 18 55 45
#23 Overall Score: 64 Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

72 23 55 62
#14 Overall Score: 70 University of Maryland—​College Park (Clark)

College Park, MD

77 49 51 52
#27 Overall Score: 61 Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS

73 53 49 52
#37 Overall Score: 55 Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester, MA

74 49 48 10
#29 Overall Score: 60 Auburn University

Auburn, AL

69 29 47 64
#29 Overall Score: 60 Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA

77 38 46 66
#46 Overall Score: 49 Montana Tech of the University of Montana

Butte, MT

67 45 42 47
#35 Overall Score: 57 Michigan Technological University

Houghton, MI

76 59 37 32
#50 Overall Score: 47 Western New England University

Springfield, MA

79 34 35 11
#41 Overall Score: 51 University of Illinois—​Chicago

Chicago, IL

67 54 35 11
#46 Overall Score: 49 Ohio University (Russ)

Athens, OH

81 12 34 53
#41 Overall Score: 51 Florida International University

Miami, FL

87 53 34 7
#52 Overall Score: 45 University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

55 57 30 12
#41 Overall Score: 51 University of Nebraska—​Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

82 47 29 23
#38 Overall Score: 54 Lehigh University (Rossin)

Bethlehem, PA

72 41 28 38
#54 Overall Score: 43 West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

73 23 28 20
#44 Overall Score: 50 University of Pittsburgh (Swanson)

Pittsburgh, PA

79 45 25 17

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