25 Best Colleges for Mechanical Engineering

These are the best 25 colleges that offer a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, based on median salary one year after graduation. The top ranked school is SUNY Maritime College, with a median salary of $82,800. The school with the lowest median debt for this degree is Duke University, with a debt of $10,080. The rest of the schools on the list boast median starting salaries in the $70,300-$82,800 range for students who graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

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 Mechanical 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.