Purdue Engineering National Rankings – 2024
Graduate Program National Rankings
(2024, published in April 2023)
|1st||Agricultural and Biological Engineering|
|6th||Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering|
Tied with Virginia Tech
Tied with Cornell University
Tied with Princeton University and University of California San Diego
Environmental and Ecological Engineering
Tied with Duke University, Princeton University, Rice University, and Yale University
Tied with University of Wisconsin-Madison
Tied with University of California, Davis; University of California, Los Angeles; and University of Florida
The College of Engineering is made up of 11 schools and two divisions: aeronautics and astronautics, agricultural and biological, biomedical, chemical, civil, electrical and computer, engineering education, industrial, materials, mechanical, nuclear, construction engineering and management, and environmental and ecological engineering. Also, the college houses programs such as Purdue Engineering Online, EPICS (Engineering Projects in Community Service), the Minority Engineering Program, the Women in Engineering Program, and Global Engineering Programs and Partnerships.
Online Graduate Program National Rankings
(2023, published in January 2023)
Online Graduate Engineering
Online Graduate Engineering for Veterans
Undergraduate Program National Rankings
(2023, published in September 2022)
Overall, tied with University of Texas at Austin and Cornell University
Note: The Nuclear undergraduate discipline is not ranked by USNWR, but is part of its graduate rankings.
Purdue Engineering undergraduate programs consistently rank high among their national peers. In the U.S. News & World Report survey “Best Colleges 2023,” released in September 2022, Purdue’s College of Engineering ranked 9th nationally among doctorate-granting universities. Undergraduate program rankings are based on ratings by deans and senior faculty in those disciplines at peer institutions.