Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester Polytechnic InstituteRanked
29
in the USA
Worcester Polytechnic Institute is a small not-for-profit college with a focus on engineering majors and located in Worcester, Massachusetts. This college was founded in 1865 and is presently offering bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in 14 engineering programs.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute is very expensive - tuition cost is about $44,000 per year. According to recent data analysis, Worcester Polytechnic Institute area is relatively safe: the college is reported to have a fair rating for on-campus crime.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute engineering program ranks in Top 50 in USA and The Second Best in Massachusetts. Major competitors for this college are Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge and Northeastern University in Boston. Check the details about all twelve competing schools as well as available engineering majors and minors below.

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Overall school rankings 2015:

The Second Best Engineering School in Massachusetts
Ranked #7 Engineering School in The Northeast
Ranked #29 Engineering School in USA

Engineering programs rankings 2015:

State of Massachusetts Ranking

The Second Best Systems Engineering School
The Second Best Aeronautical Engineering School
The Second Best Industrial Engineering School
The Second Best General Engineering School
The Third Best Environmental Engineering School
The Third Best Civil Engineering School
The Third Best Electrical Engineering School
The Third Best Mechanical Engineering School
The Third Best Engineering Physics School
The Third Best Chemical Engineering School
The Third Best Biomedical Engineering School
Ranked #4 Materials Engineering School
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The Northeast Regional Ranking

Ranked #5 Aeronautical Engineering School
Ranked #5 Systems Engineering School
Ranked #6 General Engineering School
Ranked #9 Biomedical Engineering School
Ranked #9 Chemical Engineering School
Ranked #10 Electrical Engineering School
Ranked #10 Mechanical Engineering School
Ranked #11 Industrial Engineering School
Ranked #13 Civil Engineering School
Ranked #14 Engineering Physics School
Ranked #14 Materials Engineering School
Ranked #14 Environmental Engineering School
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USA Nationwide Ranking

Ranked #13 General Engineering School
Ranked #15 Systems Engineering School
Ranked #25 Biomedical Engineering School
Ranked #27 Mechanical Engineering School
Ranked #30 Chemical Engineering School
Ranked #32 Electrical Engineering School
Ranked #42 Aeronautical Engineering School
Ranked #45 Engineering Physics School
Ranked #46 Materials Engineering School
Ranked #46 Environmental Engineering School
Ranked #47 Civil Engineering School
Ranked #47 Industrial Engineering School
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Contact information:

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609-2280
Phone: (508) 831-5000
Website: http://www.wpi.edu

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Worcester Polytechnic Institute Location Map

Engineering majors offered:

Bachelor's degree

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
Engineering Physics
Environmental Engineering
General Civil Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Other Engineering

Master's degree

Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
Environmental Engineering
General Civil Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Other Civil Engineering
Other Engineering
Systems Engineering

Doctor's degree

Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
General Civil Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Other Engineering

Engineering minors offered:

Bachelor's degree

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
Engineering Physics
Environmental Engineering
General Civil Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Other Engineering

Local competitors:

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Northeastern University
Northeastern University

Boston, MA, 27 majors

University of Connecticut
University of Connecticut

Storrs, CT, 30 majors

Boston University
Boston University

Boston, MA, 26 majors

University of Massachusetts Lowell
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Tufts University
Tufts University

Medford, MA, 25 majors

Yale University
Yale University

New Haven, CT, 30 majors

University of New Hampshire
University of New Hampshire

Durham, NH, 18 majors

University of Rhode Island
University of Rhode Island

Kingston, RI, 26 majors

Brown University
Brown University

Providence, RI, 9 majors

University of Hartford
University of Hartford

West Hartford, CT, 18 majors

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