(6) Top Undergraduate Engineering Programs

This is a sortable database on some of the top Undergraduate Engineering Programs offered at colleges and universities in America. These are the best programs at engineering schools whose highest degree is a doctorate. The information contained in the database reflects the most recent information collected from various sources, including US News and World Report Rank America's Best Colleges (2012) and college websites.

USN Rank = Overall Score in US News and World Report Rank America's Best Colleges (2012)
Location Type = Rural, Suburban, Urban
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USN RankName of CollegeCity StateLocation TypePublic/ PrivateWebsite
USN RankName of CollegeCity StateLocation TypePublic/ PrivateWebsite
01 Massachusetts Inst. of Technology Cambridge MA Suburb Private M.I.T. Engineering 
02 Stanford Univ Stanford CA Suburb Private Stanford Engineering 
03 Univ of California- Berkeley Berkeley CA Urban Public Berkeley Engineering 
08 Carnegie Mellon Univ. Pittsburgh PA Urban Private Carnegie Mellon Engineering 
06 Univ. of Illinois- Urbana Champaign Champaign IL Urban Public Engineering at Illinois 
11 Princeton Univ Princeton NJ Suburb Private Princeton Engineering 
11 Univ of Texas- Austin Austin TX Urban Public Cockrell School of Engineering 
13 Northwestern Univ Evanston IL Suburb Private McCormick School of Engineering 
13 Univ of Wisconsin- Madison Madison WI Urban Public Univ of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering 
17 Penn State University Park University Park PA Suburb Public Penn State College of Engineering 
17 Texas A&M Univ College Station TX Rural Public Texas A&M Engineering 
05 Georgia Inst. of Technology Atlanta GA Urban Public G.I.T. College of Engineering 
04 California Inst. of Technology Pasadena CA Suburb Private Caltech Engineering and Applied Science 
06 Univ of Michigan- Ann Arbor Ann Arbor MI Suburb Public Michigan Engineering 
09 Purdue Univ- West Lafayette West Lafayette IN Suburb Public Purdue Univ Engineering 
09 Cornell Univ Ithaca NY Rural Private Cornell Univ College of Engineering 
15 Johns Hopkins Univ Baltimore MD Urban Private Whiting School of Engineering 
15 Virginia Tech Blacksburg VA Rural Public Virginia Tech College of Engineering 
17 Rice Univ Houston TX Urban Private George R. Brown School of Engineering 
20 Univ of California- Los Angeles Los Angeles CA Urban Public Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science 
20 Columbia Univ New York NY Urban Private The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science 
20 Univ of Washington Seattle  WA Urban Public Univ of Washington College of Engineering 
20 Univ of California- San Diego La Jolla CA Urban Public Jacobs School of Engineering 
24 Duke Univ Durham NC Suburb Private Pratt School of Engineering 
24 Univ of Maryland: College Park College Park MD Suburb Public A. James Clark School of Engineering 
24 Univ of Minnsota- Twin Cities Minneapolis MN Urban Public Univ of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering 
27 Harvard University Cambridge MA Urban Private Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Science 
27 North Carolina State Univ Raleigh NC Urban Public NC State Engineering 
27 Ohio State Univ Columbus OH Urban Public Ohio State Univ College of Engineering 
27 Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst Troy NY Suburb Private Rensselaer School of Engineering 
27 Univ of Pennsylvania Philadelphia PA Urban Private Penn Engineering 
27 Univ of Florida Gainesville FL Suburb Public UF College of Engineering 
27 Univ of Southern California Los Angeles CA Urban Private Viterbi School of Engineering 
34 Univ of California- Davis Davis CA Rural Public UC Davis College of Engineering 
34 Univ of Colorado- Boulder Boulder CO Suburb Public Univ of Colorado College of Engineering and Applied Science 
34 Vanderbilt Univ Nashville TN Urban Private Vanderbilt School of Engineering 
38 Univ of California- Santa Barbara Santa Barbara CA Urban Public UCSB College of Engineering 
42 Univ of California- Irvine Irvine CA Suburb Public Henry Samueli School of Engineering 
42 Brown Univ Providence RI Urban Private Brown Univ School of Engineering 
52 Dartmouth College Hanover NH Rural Private Thayer School of Engineering 
38 Yale Univ New Haven CT Urban Private Yale Univ 
38 Washington Univ in St. Louis St. Louis MO Suburb Private Wash Univ in St. Louis 
42 Notre Dame Notre Dame IN Urban Private Notre Dame 
42 Case Western Reserve Univ Cleveland OH Urban Private Case Western 
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