Ranking of Mechanical Engineering Graduate Schools

Rank the top 128 Mechanical Engineering graduate programs in the US using the latest National Research Council data.

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Ranking of Mechanical Engineering PhD Programs

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Rank School & Program Regres Quality Survey Quality Student Outcomes Jobs at Grad Diversity
California Institute of Technology
Applied Mechanics
19-931-31-1879%2-9
Brown University
Engineering: Solid Mechanics
5-241-427-8885%44-97
Northwestern University
Mechanical Engineering
3-62-57-4072%41-85
Stanford University
Mechanical Engineering
2-62-520-5673%48-95
Princeton University
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
5-103-105-3481%21-45
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mechanical Engineering
1-37-1940-8573%65-105
University of California-Berkeley
Mechanical Engineering
1-35-1439-7761%39-76
California Institute of Technology
Mechanical Engineering
7-187-185-4279%16-40
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Mechanical Engineering
1-64-1141-7561%29-61
University of California-Santa Barbara
Mechanical Engineering
6-156-159-4975%40-87
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Mechanical Engineering
15-326-2117-5684%40-85
Johns Hopkins University
Mechanical Engineering
10-247-2040-8276%75-110
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Mechanical Engineering
9-1910-343-2975%54-100
Duke University
Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
12-2513-378-3681%30-74
University of California-San Diego
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
7-178-2356-9473%26-57
University of Colorado at Boulder
Mechanical Engineering
9-1913-4022-6584%46-89
Rice University
Mechanical Engineering
20-5219-4435-7889%5-14
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
25-557-2718-5884%69-113
Cornell University
Mechanical Engineering
14-299-2851-9176%44-90
Purdue University-Main Campus
Mechanical Engineering
6-1917-4557-8878%43-90
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Mechanical Engineering
5-1811-3344-8060%80-112
Florida State University
Mechanical Engineering
46-10114-451-1767%7-20
Carnegie Mellon University
Mechanical Engineering
29-8910-377-3776%57-102
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Mechanical Engineering
12-2818-519-4466%89-116
Drexel University
Mechanical Engineering
35-7923-544-3678%36-74
Washington State University
Mechanical Engineering
31-8830-631-1671%17-40
Arizona State University
Mechanical Engineering
34-7417-494-4165%14-32
University of Maryland-College Park
Mechanical Engineering
12-5512-3675-10574%59-104
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Mechanical Engineering
15-4332-7580-11770%74-109
University of Pennsylvania
Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics
25-5415-4010-4855%60-108
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