Best Mechanical Engineering colleges in the U.S. 2021

Students with a passion for math and science often turn to careers in engineering to put their knowledge into practice. Since engineering provides so many opportunities and career paths, learning about the specifics of each type can help when trying to find the engineering major that best corresponds to interest. Here, we give the full scoop on one popular option, mechanical engineering.

List of all Mechanical Engineering colleges in the U.S.

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Logo Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA
5/5
8 : 1 11,520
Cornell University Logo Cornell University Ithaca, NY
5/5
13 : 1 24,027
University of California-Berkeley Logo University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
3/5
24 : 1 43,185
Stanford University Logo Stanford University Stanford, CA
5/5
11 : 1 17,249
Rice University Logo Rice University Houston, TX
5/5
10 : 1 7,282
Northwestern University Logo Northwestern University Evanston, IL
5/5
15 : 1 22,448
Duke University Logo Duke University Durham, NC
5/5
12 : 1 16,686
Johns Hopkins University Logo Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD
5/5
18 : 1 27,079
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Logo University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI
4/5
12 : 1 48,090
Columbia University in the City of New York Logo Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY
5/5
19 : 1 31,456
Washington University in St Louis Logo Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis, MO
5/5
16 : 1 16,191
University of Pennsylvania Logo University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
5/5
18 : 1 26,675
University of Notre Dame Logo University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, IN
5/5
10 : 1 12,683
University of California-Los Angeles Logo University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
3/5
21 : 1 44,371
University of Southern California Logo University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA
5/5
22 : 1 48,321
Tufts University Logo Tufts University Medford, MA
5/5
14 : 1 11,878
Vanderbilt University Logo Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN
5/5
11 : 1 13,131
The University of Texas at Austin Logo The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX
3/5
20 : 1 51,090
University of Virginia-Main Campus Logo University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA
4/5
16 : 1 25,012
Carnegie Mellon University Logo Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
11 : 1 14,180