Best Colleges with Manufacturing Engineering Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Manufacturing Engineering, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Manufacturing Engineering is a somewhat popular major and offered at a decent amount schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Manufacturing Engineering degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Manufacturing Engineering degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Manufacturing Engineering.

The Best Manufacturing Engineering Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Northwestern University Evanston, IL

Northwestern University offers 4 Manufacturing Engineering Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 18 students graduated in the study area of Manufacturing Engineering with students earning 18 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews
2 University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA

University of Southern California offers 1 Manufacturing Engineering Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Manufacturing Engineering with students earning 3 Master's degrees.

Based on 52 Reviews
3 New York University New York, NY

New York University offers 2 Manufacturing Engineering Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 12 students graduated in the study area of Manufacturing Engineering with students earning 11 Master's degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 60 Reviews
4 Boston University Boston, MA

Boston University offers 3 Manufacturing Engineering Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Manufacturing Engineering with students earning 3 Master's degrees.

Based on 104 Reviews
5 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor offers 2 Manufacturing Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 12 students graduated in the study area of Manufacturing Engineering with students earning 12 Master's degrees.

Based on 128 Reviews
6 University of California-Irvine Irvine, CA

University of California-Irvine offers 2 Manufacturing Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 11 students graduated in the study area of Manufacturing Engineering with students earning 8 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
7 Lehigh University Bethlehem, PA

Lehigh University offers 1 Manufacturing Engineering Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 8 students graduated in the study area of Manufacturing Engineering with students earning 8 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
8 Brigham Young University-Provo Provo, UT

Brigham Young University-Provo offers 2 Manufacturing Engineering Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 76 students graduated in the study area of Manufacturing Engineering with students earning 69 Bachelor's degrees, and 7 Master's degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews
9 Southern Methodist University Dallas, TX

Southern Methodist University offers 1 Manufacturing Engineering Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Manufacturing Engineering with students earning 2 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
10 University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle, WA
UW Seattle

University of Washington-Seattle Campus offers 2 Manufacturing Engineering Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city.

Based on 144 Reviews

List of Manufacturing Engineering Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
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  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Northwestern University Northwestern University Evanston, IL
5/5
10 : 1 21,655
University of Southern California University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA
5/5
16 : 1 43,401
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI
3/5
7 : 1 43,651
University of California-Irvine University of California-Irvine Irvine, CA
3/5
17 : 1 30,836
Lehigh University Lehigh University Bethlehem, PA
5/5
13 : 1 7,054
Brigham Young University-Provo Brigham Young University-Provo Provo, UT
2/5
24 : 1 33,469
Southern Methodist University Southern Methodist University Dallas, TX
5/5
14 : 1 11,643
University of Washington-Seattle Campus University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle, WA
3/5
12 : 1 45,408
Bradley University Bradley University Peoria, IL
5/5
14 : 1 5,338
North Carolina State University at Raleigh North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh, NC
3/5
19 : 1 34,015
University of Dayton University of Dayton Dayton, OH
5/5
16 : 1 11,250
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo, CA
3/5
23 : 1 20,944
Illinois Institute of Technology Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, IL
5/5
20 : 1 7,792
Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester, NY
5/5
15 : 1 16,639
University of St Thomas University of St Thomas Saint Paul, MN
5/5
18 : 1 10,148
New Jersey Institute of Technology New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, NJ
4/5
22 : 1 11,325
San Diego State University San Diego State University San Diego, CA
2/5
31 : 1 34,254
Miami University-Oxford Miami University-Oxford Oxford, OH
3/5
19 : 1 19,076
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona California State Polytechnic University-Pomona Pomona, CA
2/5
31 : 1 23,717
University of Kentucky University of Kentucky Lexington, KY
3/5
17 : 1 29,727
Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester, MA
5/5
16 : 1 6,573
Missouri University of Science and Technology Missouri University of Science and Technology Rolla, MO
3/5
22 : 1 8,886
Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah, GA
5/5
22 : 1 11,861

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Getting a Manufacturing Engineering Degree Online

Schools offering online Manufacturing Engineering degrees

Online Manufacturing Engineering degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 27 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Manufacturing 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
University of Dayton 0 0 0 27 0
North Carolina State University at Raleigh 0 0 0 20 0
Rochester Institute of Technology 0 0 0 18 0
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 0 0 0 12 0
New York University 0 0 0 11 0
How many schools offer online Manufacturing Engineering degrees?
  • 1 Certificates
  • 10 Master's

What degrees do people get in Manufacturing Engineering?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 5 Colleges 3 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 32 Colleges 352 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 7 Colleges 33 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 6 Colleges 5 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 36 Colleges 263 Graduates

Manufacturing Engineering Degree Overview

On the start of the search for Manufacturing Engineering degrees, know that there are many possibilities for a traditional degree as well as higher education choices. The most normal path for those earning a degree in Manufacturing Engineering can expect a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most common Manufacturing Engineering degree earned was a bachelor's degree, however, schools more commonly offer a master's degree. The second most popular Manufacturing Engineering degree that people obtain is a master's degree which indicates a focus on higher learning. This highlights that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although an associate's degree is offered at some schools, getting a traditional degree is not very common. In the end, you'll want to choose a degree in Manufacturing Engineering that can help you to achieve your goals. The only remaining decision will be to find a school offering the degree your interested in and can meet your flexibility needs.

Average cost of college for a Manufacturing Engineering degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$2,875 Public In-State
$6,665 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,462 Public In-State
$34,632 Private In-State
$21,549 Public Out-of-State
$34,632 Private Out-of-State
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