Best Mechanical Engineering Colleges in Michigan

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Michigan that offer Mechanical Engineering degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 16 Mechanical Engineering schools located within Michigan. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Mechanical Engineering Colleges in Michigan for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Kettering University Flint, MI

College of Engineering

Aspiring mechanical engineers who want to customize a degree may want to check out the specialty concentrations available at Kettering. Courses on automotive powertrains, body and chassis systems, and crash safety can put you on your way to becoming an automotive engineer. Or perhaps you’d like to prepare for a career in medical products design by combining traditional mechanical engineering skills with an understanding of human anatomy and physiology. Whichever route you choose, the leaders at Kettering know that many students are eager to get to work. Thus, co-op and experiential learning opportunities can begin during the first year of enrollment through a program known as the Kettering Advantage. You could accumulate as much as two and a half years of hands-on experience by the time you graduate! And with places such as Fisher-Price, General Motors, and Stryker taking students under their wings, grads are sure to possess resumes worth a second look.

Based on 8 Reviews
2 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor offers 3 Mechanical Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 390 students graduated in the study area of Mechanical Engineering with students earning 243 Bachelor's degrees, 106 Master's degrees, and 41 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 128 Reviews
3 Michigan Technological University Houghton, MI

Michigan Technological University offers 4 Mechanical Engineering Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a remote town. In 2015, 336 students graduated in the study area of Mechanical Engineering with students earning 208 Bachelor's degrees, 112 Master's degrees, and 16 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
4 Michigan State University East Lansing, MI

Michigan State University offers 3 Mechanical Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 204 students graduated in the study area of Mechanical Engineering with students earning 167 Bachelor's degrees, 20 Master's degrees, and 17 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 80 Reviews
5 University of Michigan-Dearborn Dearborn, MI

University of Michigan-Dearborn offers 2 Mechanical Engineering Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a small city. In 2015, 133 students graduated in the study area of Mechanical Engineering with students earning 80 Master's degrees, and 53 Bachelor's degrees.

6 Lawrence Technological University Southfield, MI

Lawrence Technological University offers 3 Mechanical Engineering Degree programs. It's a small private university in a small city. In 2015, 53 students graduated in the study area of Mechanical Engineering with students earning 35 Bachelor's degrees, 18 Master's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
7 University of Detroit Mercy Detroit, MI

University of Detroit Mercy offers 3 Mechanical Engineering Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 20 students graduated in the study area of Mechanical Engineering with students earning 15 Master's degrees, 5 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
8 Wayne State University Detroit, MI

Wayne State University offers 4 Mechanical Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 119 students graduated in the study area of Mechanical Engineering with students earning 75 Master's degrees, 38 Bachelor's degrees, and 6 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
9 Oakland University Rochester Hills, MI

Oakland University offers 4 Mechanical Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 104 students graduated in the study area of Mechanical Engineering with students earning 60 Bachelor's degrees, 42 Master's degrees, and 2 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
10 Western Michigan University Kalamazoo, MI

Western Michigan University offers 4 Mechanical Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 76 students graduated in the study area of Mechanical Engineering with students earning 61 Bachelor's degrees, 12 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews

List of all Mechanical Engineering Colleges in Michigan

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Kettering University Kettering University Flint, MI
5/5
19 : 1 2,252
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI
3/5
7 : 1 43,651
Michigan Technological University Michigan Technological University Houghton, MI
3/5
18 : 1 7,218
Michigan State University Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
3/5
18 : 1 50,538
University of Michigan-Dearborn University of Michigan-Dearborn Dearborn, MI
3/5
23 : 1 9,066
Lawrence Technological University Lawrence Technological University Southfield, MI
5/5
17 : 1 3,516
University of Detroit Mercy University of Detroit Mercy Detroit, MI
5/5
12 : 1 4,920
Wayne State University Wayne State University Detroit, MI
3/5
14 : 1 27,140
Oakland University Oakland University Rochester Hills, MI
3/5
26 : 1 20,261
Western Michigan University Western Michigan University Kalamazoo, MI
3/5
23 : 1 23,529
Central Michigan University Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant, MI
3/5
27 : 1 26,825
Grand Valley State University Grand Valley State University Allendale, MI
3/5
20 : 1 25,325
University of Michigan-Flint University of Michigan-Flint Flint, MI
3/5
21 : 1 8,470
Saginaw Valley State University Saginaw Valley State University University Center, MI
3/5
22 : 1 9,633
Lake Superior State University Lake Superior State University Sault Ste Marie, MI
3/5
18 : 1 2,249
Baker College Baker College Flint, MI
3/5
29 : 1 23,790

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Additional Mechanical Engineering Degree Facts for Michigan Schools

Michigan Schools offering online Mechanical Engineering degrees

Online Mechanical Engineering degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 112 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Mechanical Engineering degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Michigan Technological University 0 0 0 112 0
University of Michigan-Dearborn 0 0 0 80 0
How many Michigan schools offer online Mechanical Engineering degrees?
  • 2 Master's

What Mechanical Engineering degree programs were earned in Michigan?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 17 Colleges 1,134 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 8 Colleges 85 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 9 Colleges 480 Graduates
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