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
#54 Overall Score: 43 University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA

69 38 14 2
#54 Overall Score: 43 West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

73 23 28 20
#53 Overall Score: 44 University of Alabama—​Huntsville

Huntsville, AL

72 41 19 27
#52 Overall Score: 45 University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

55 57 30 12
#50 Overall Score: 47 Iowa State University

Ames, IA

71 37 20 7
#50 Overall Score: 47 Western New England University

Springfield, MA

79 34 35 11
#49 Overall Score: 48 University of Colorado—​Boulder

Boulder, CO

49 38 21 78
#46 Overall Score: 49 Montana Tech of the University of Montana

Butte, MT

67 45 42 47
#46 Overall Score: 49 Norwich University

Northfield, VT

64 26 64 43
#46 Overall Score: 49 Ohio University (Russ)

Athens, OH

81 12 34 53
#44 Overall Score: 50 University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

77 34 23 13
#44 Overall Score: 50 University of Pittsburgh (Swanson)

Pittsburgh, PA

79 45 25 17
#41 Overall Score: 51 Florida International University

Miami, FL

87 53 34 7
#41 Overall Score: 51 University of Illinois—​Chicago

Chicago, IL

67 54 35 11
#41 Overall Score: 51 University of Nebraska—​Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

82 47 29 23
#40 Overall Score: 52 University of Colorado—​Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO

59 19 82 21
#39 Overall Score: 53 University of Alabama—​Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

52 45 67 44
#38 Overall Score: 54 Lehigh University (Rossin)

Bethlehem, PA

72 41 28 38
#37 Overall Score: 55 Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester, MA

74 49 48 10
#36 Overall Score: 56 University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC

54 26 75 67
#35 Overall Score: 57 Michigan Technological University

Houghton, MI

76 59 37 32
#33 Overall Score: 58 United States Merchant Marine Academy

Kings Point, NY

70 11 76 49
#33 Overall Score: 58 University of Toledo

Toledo, OH

56 49 65 56
#32 Overall Score: 59 University of Alaska—​Anchorage

Anchorage, AK

77 61 62 22
#29 Overall Score: 60 Auburn University

Auburn, AL

69 29 47 64

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