Best Engineering Colleges in San Diego

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in San Diego 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 18 Engineering schools located within San Diego. 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 San Diego for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of California-San Diego La Jolla, CA

University of California-San Diego offers 42 Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 1,627 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 1,051 Bachelor's degrees, 402 Master's degrees, and 174 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
2 San Diego State University San Diego, CA

San Diego State University offers 31 Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 638 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 492 Bachelor's degrees, 114 Master's degrees, 28 Certificates degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
3 University of San Diego San Diego, CA

University of San Diego offers 7 Engineering Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 113 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 113 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
4 Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego, CA

Point Loma Nazarene University offers 4 Engineering Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 3 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
5 California State University-San Marcos San Marcos, CA

California State University-San Marcos offers 3 Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 12 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 12 Master's degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
6 National University La Jolla, CA

National University offers 15 Engineering Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 65 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 38 Master's degrees, 25 Bachelor's degrees, 2 Associate's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
7 Cuyamaca College El Cajon, CA

Cuyamaca College offers 17 Engineering Degree programs. It's a medium sized public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 65 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 35 Associate's degrees, and 30 Certificates degrees.

8 San Diego Mesa College San Diego, CA

San Diego Mesa College offers 13 Engineering Degree programs. It's a very large public college in a large city. In 2015, 41 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 24 Certificates degrees, and 17 Associate's degrees.

9 Palomar College San Marcos, CA

Palomar College offers 12 Engineering Degree programs. It's a very large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 62 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 37 Certificates degrees, and 25 Associate's degrees.

10 Southwestern College Chula Vista, CA

Southwestern College offers 15 Engineering Degree programs. It's a very large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 41 students graduated in the study area of Engineering with students earning 21 Certificates degrees, and 20 Associate's degrees.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of California-San Diego University of California-San Diego La Jolla, CA
3/5
15 : 1 32,906
San Diego State University San Diego State University San Diego, CA
2/5
31 : 1 34,254
University of San Diego University of San Diego San Diego, CA
5/5
15 : 1 8,251
Point Loma Nazarene University Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego, CA
5/5
18 : 1 3,663
California State University-San Marcos California State University-San Marcos San Marcos, CA
2/5
28 : 1 12,793
National University National University La Jolla, CA
3/5
30 : 1 17,488
Cuyamaca College Cuyamaca College El Cajon, CA
1/5
45 : 1 9,000
San Diego Mesa College San Diego Mesa College San Diego, CA
1/5
55 : 1 24,208
Palomar College Palomar College San Marcos, CA
1/5
44 : 1 23,482
Southwestern College Southwestern College Chula Vista, CA
1/5
45 : 1 18,716
San Diego City College San Diego City College San Diego, CA
1/5
51 : 1 16,520
MiraCosta College MiraCosta College Oceanside, CA
1/5
41 : 1 15,062
San Diego Miramar College San Diego Miramar College San Diego, CA
1/5
60 : 1 13,008
ITT Technical Institute-National City ITT Technical Institute-National City National City, CA
4/5
30 : 1 700
Newschool of Architecture and Design Newschool of Architecture and Design San Diego, CA
5/5
9 : 1 515
CET-San Diego CET-San Diego San Diego, CA 44 : 1 307
Argosy University, The Art Institute of California, San Diego Argosy University, The Art Institute of California, San Diego San Diego, CA
4/5
28 : 1 1,382
University Logo Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute La Jolla, CA 1 : 1 31

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