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
#37 Overall Score: 55 Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester, MA

74 49 48 10
#14 Overall Score: 70 Johns Hopkins University (Whiting)

Baltimore, MD

62 49 75 49
#14 Overall Score: 70 University of Maryland—​College Park (Clark)

College Park, MD

77 49 51 52
#41 Overall Score: 51 University of Nebraska—​Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

82 47 29 23
#16 Overall Score: 69 California State University—​Fullerton

Fullerton, CA

80 46 76 52
#39 Overall Score: 53 University of Alabama—​Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

52 45 67 44
#44 Overall Score: 50 University of Pittsburgh (Swanson)

Pittsburgh, PA

79 45 25 17
#17 Overall Score: 68 Missouri University of Science & Technology

Rolla, MO

87 45 74 19
#46 Overall Score: 49 Montana Tech of the University of Montana

Butte, MT

67 45 42 47
#9 Overall Score: 74 Texas A&M University—​Kingsville (Dotterweich)

Kingsville, TX

85 41 95 32
#38 Overall Score: 54 Lehigh University (Rossin)

Bethlehem, PA

72 41 28 38
#9 Overall Score: 74 North Carolina State University

Raleigh, NC

69 41 76 69
#53 Overall Score: 44 University of Alabama—​Huntsville

Huntsville, AL

72 41 19 27
#17 Overall Score: 68 Lawrence Technological University

Southfield, MI

100 41 73 19
#29 Overall Score: 60 Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA

77 38 46 66
#49 Overall Score: 48 University of Colorado—​Boulder

Boulder, CO

49 38 21 78
#54 Overall Score: 43 University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA

69 38 14 2
#50 Overall Score: 47 Iowa State University

Ames, IA

71 37 20 7
#44 Overall Score: 50 University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

77 34 23 13
#7 Overall Score: 75 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

74 34 66 72
#50 Overall Score: 47 Western New England University

Springfield, MA

79 34 35 11
#29 Overall Score: 60 Auburn University

Auburn, AL

69 29 47 64
#46 Overall Score: 49 Norwich University

Northfield, VT

64 26 64 43
#36 Overall Score: 56 University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC

54 26 75 67
#23 Overall Score: 64 Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

72 23 55 62

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