25 Best Industrial Engineering Schools 2020

These are the 25 best institutions offering industrial engineering degrees based on alumni earnings and median debt. Topping the list is Northwestern University, with a median salary of $76,400 for industrial engineering majors in their first year after graduation, followed closely by the program at University of Southern California. Graduates of Northwestern University also enjoy less student debt than graduates of the other top three institutions, making it a desirable option for aspiring industrial engineers.

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 Bachelor's in Industrial Engineering 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.