Manufacturing Engineering

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#1 Best College for Manufacturing Engineering in the U.S.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA

Overall, Worcester Polytechnic Institute is known for being a fairly selective school.

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#2 Best College for Manufacturing Engineering in the U.S.

University of California-Irvine
Irvine, CA

the University of California-Irvine is a extremely selective school.

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About Manufacturing Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering programs prepare individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the design, development, and implementation of manufacturing systems. Includes instruction in materials science and engineering, manufacturing processes, process engineering, assembly and product engineering, manufacturing systems design, and manufacturing competitiveness.

For all the 855 degrees granted in Manufacturing Engineering per year, the majority of them are Bachelors degree. Out of the 3 students graduating with degrees at the Doctors degree research scholarship level across the US, 33% percent identify as women and 67% percent identify as men. Though students at schools all over the country study Manufacturing Engineering, California has the most graduates. The average starting salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Manufacturing Engineering is $62,000.

Popularity of Manufacturing Engineering Degrees in the U.S.
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For Manufacturing Engineering majors, some of the most in demand jobs include Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary, Engineers, All Other and Architectural and Engineering Managers. Not only that, Manufacturing Engineering graduates may land a top paying job, such as Engineers, All Other or Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary.

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1 (33%)
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2 (66%)

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