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
#21 Overall Score: 66 Mississippi State University (Bagley)

Mississippi State, MS

74 62 58 61
#7 Overall Score: 75 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

74 34 66 72
#37 Overall Score: 55 Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester, MA

74 49 48 10
#54 Overall Score: 43 West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

73 23 28 20
#23 Overall Score: 64 University of Arkansas—​Fayetteville

Fayetteville, AR

73 52 72 47
#23 Overall Score: 64 University of North Carolina—​Charlotte (Lee)

Charlotte, NC

73 53 59 65
#27 Overall Score: 61 Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS

73 53 49 52
#20 Overall Score: 67 Texas Tech University (Whitacre)

Lubbock, TX

73 53 69 73
#53 Overall Score: 44 University of Alabama—​Huntsville

Huntsville, AL

72 41 19 27
#23 Overall Score: 64 Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

72 23 55 62
#7 Overall Score: 75 Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA

72 61 60 69
#38 Overall Score: 54 Lehigh University (Rossin)

Bethlehem, PA

72 41 28 38
#50 Overall Score: 47 Iowa State University

Ames, IA

71 37 20 7
#33 Overall Score: 58 United States Merchant Marine Academy

Kings Point, NY

70 11 76 49
#26 Overall Score: 63 University of South Florida

Tampa, FL

69 57 67 45
#54 Overall Score: 43 University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA

69 38 14 2
#9 Overall Score: 74 North Carolina State University

Raleigh, NC

69 41 76 69
#29 Overall Score: 60 Auburn University

Auburn, AL

69 29 47 64
#46 Overall Score: 49 Montana Tech of the University of Montana

Butte, MT

67 45 42 47
#41 Overall Score: 51 University of Illinois—​Chicago

Chicago, IL

67 54 35 11
#21 Overall Score: 66 Washington State University

Pullman, WA

64 63 67 31
#46 Overall Score: 49 Norwich University

Northfield, VT

64 26 64 43
#17 Overall Score: 68 Cornell University

Ithaca, NY

62 57 60 25
#14 Overall Score: 70 Johns Hopkins University (Whiting)

Baltimore, MD

62 49 75 49
#40 Overall Score: 52 University of Colorado—​Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO

59 19 82 21

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