25 Best Aerospace Engineering Schools 2020

These are the best aerospace engineering schools based on alumni earnings in the year after graduation. Massachusetts Institute of Technology is at the top of the list, with California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo and University of Southern California following closely behind. Graduates of these top aerospace engineering schools earn median annual salaries of over $62,000 in their first year after graduation.

Tuition, median salaries, and median debt were reported by the U.S. Department of Education. View our methodology for more details about these rankings or read more about the top-ranked schools.

2020 Best Colleges Highlights

Learn more about the top five colleges for a in degree. You can also read student reviews of each school by clicking on the stars. Although student reviews were not used as a ranking factor in this list, we provide ratings and reviews so students can consider the experience of alumni in their decision-making process.