Best Engineering Colleges in Pennsylvania

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Pennsylvania that offer 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 26 Engineering schools located within Pennsylvania. 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 Engineering Colleges in Pennsylvania for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA

Carnegie Mellon University offers 4 Engineering Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 61 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 34 Bachelor's degrees, 20 Doctoral degrees, and 7 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
2 Lafayette College Easton, PA

Lafayette College offers 2 Engineering Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 12 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 12 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
3 Villanova University Villanova, PA

Villanova University offers 2 Engineering Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 11 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 6 Doctoral degrees, and 5 Certificates degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
4 Swarthmore College Swarthmore, PA

Swarthmore College offers 2 Engineering Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 18 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 18 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
5 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus offers 1 Engineering Degree program. It's a large public university in a large city.

Based on 72 Reviews
6 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus offers 1 Engineering Degree program. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 5 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 5 Certificates degrees.

Based on 132 Reviews
7 Messiah College Mechanicsburg, PA

Messiah College offers 2 Engineering Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 42 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 42 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
8 Temple University Philadelphia, PA

Temple University offers 2 Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 9 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 7 Doctoral degrees, and 2 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
9 Drexel University Philadelphia, PA

Drexel University offers 2 Engineering Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 5 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 5 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
10 Widener University-Main Campus Chester, PA

Widener University-Main Campus offers 2 Engineering Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb.

Based on 8 Reviews

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
11 : 1 12,963
Lafayette College Lafayette College Easton, PA
5/5
11 : 1 2,533
Villanova University Villanova University Villanova, PA
5/5
14 : 1 10,711
Swarthmore College Swarthmore College Swarthmore, PA
5/5
8 : 1 1,581
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh, PA
4/5
7 : 1 28,649
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA
4/5
16 : 1 47,307
Messiah College Messiah College Mechanicsburg, PA
5/5
14 : 1 3,302
Temple University Temple University Philadelphia, PA
4/5
15 : 1 38,007
Drexel University Drexel University Philadelphia, PA
5/5
14 : 1 25,595
Widener University-Main Campus Widener University-Main Campus Chester, PA
5/5
15 : 1 5,303
Saint Francis University Saint Francis University Loretto, PA
5/5
16 : 1 2,664
Philadelphia University Philadelphia University Philadelphia, PA
5/5
16 : 1 3,670
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Altoona, PA
3/5
16 : 1 3,839
Gannon University Gannon University Erie, PA
5/5
16 : 1 4,416
Geneva College Geneva College Beaver Falls, PA
5/5
15 : 1 1,714
Moravian College Moravian College Bethlehem, PA
5/5
13 : 1 2,261
Saint Vincent College Saint Vincent College Latrobe, PA
5/5
15 : 1 1,857
Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown, PA
5/5
13 : 1 1,820
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton Hazleton, PA
3/5
15 : 1 831
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois DuBois, PA
3/5
13 : 1 602
Delaware County Community College Delaware County Community College Media, PA
3/5
33 : 1 11,742
Northampton County Area Community College Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem, PA
3/5
26 : 1 10,269
Community College of Philadelphia Community College of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA
3/5
31 : 1 18,966
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg, PA
2/5
23 : 1 19,121
Lehigh Carbon Community College Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville, PA
2/5
27 : 1 6,738

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Additional Engineering Degree Facts for Pennsylvania Schools

What Engineering degree programs were earned in Pennsylvania?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 8 Colleges 64 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 15 Colleges 192 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 4 Colleges 24 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 3 Colleges 33 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 3 Colleges 7 Graduates
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