U.S. News surveyed 198 programs to get the information used in the ranking of top engineering schools.

Engineering Graduate School Ranking in 2010

Rank University (Graduate Schools) City, State 2009-2010 Tuition
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA Full-time: $37,510 per year
2 Stanford University Stanford, CA Full-time: $39,840 per year
3 University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA In-state, full-time: $0 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $15,036 per year
4 Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA In-state, full-time: $6,884 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $24,956 per year
5 University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign Urbana, IL In-state, full-time: $13,636 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $26,902 per year
6 Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA Full-time: $35,700 per year
7 California Institute of Technology Pasadena, CA Full-time: $33,324 per year
8 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI In-state, full-time: $19,690 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $37,058 per year
9 University of Texas-Austin (Cockrell) Austin, TX In-state, full-time: $8,414 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $15,510 per year
10 Cornell University Ithaca, NY Full-time: $29,500 per year
10 University of Southern California (Viterbi) Los Angeles, CA Full-time: $24,912 per year
12 Texas A&M University-College Station (Look) College Station, TX In-state, full-time: $222 per credit, Out-of-state, full-time: $503 per credit
13 Purdue University-West Lafayette West Lafayette, IN In-state, full-time: $9,182 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $25,662 per year
13 University of California-San Diego (Jacobs) La Jolla, CA In-state, full-time: $0 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $14,694 per year
15 University of California-Los Angeles (Samueli) Los Angeles, CA In-state, full-time: $0 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $15,042 per year
15 University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI In-state, full-time: $10,517 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $25,072 per year
17 Princeton University Princeton, NJ Full-time: $36,610 per year
18 Columbia University (Fu Foundation) New York, NY Full-time: $39,240 per year
19 Harvard University Cambridge, MA Full-time: $33,696 per year
19 University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA In-state, full-time: $0 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $15,349 per year
21 Northwestern University (McCormick) Evanston, IL Full-time: $38,088 per year
22 University of Maryland-College Park (Clark) College Park, MD In-state, full-time: $8,478 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $18,288 per year
23 Pennsylvania State University-University Park University Park, PA In-state, full-time: $14,412 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $24,492 per year
23 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA Full-time: $24,720 per year
25 Johns Hopkins University (Whiting) Baltimore, MD Full-time: $39,150 per year
25 Ohio State University Columbus, OH In-state, full-time: $10,365 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $25,605 per year
25 Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA In-state, full-time: $8,260 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $15,580 per year
28 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN In-state, full-time: $11,212 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $18,310 per year
28 University of Washington Seattle, WA In-state, full-time: $11,160 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $24,500 per year
30 North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC In-state, full-time: $6,083 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $18,131 per year
30 University of Florida Gainesville, FL In-state, full-time: $9,476 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $26,870 per year
32 University of California-Davis Davis, CA In-state, full-time: $11,632 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $26,674 per year
33 Duke University (Pratt) Durham, NC Full-time: $37,640 per year
33 Rice University (Brown) Houston, TX Full-time: $31,430 per year
35 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy, NY Full-time: $38,100 per year
36 University of California-Irvine (Samueli) Irvine, CA In-state, full-time: $11,190 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $26,232 per year
37 University of Rochester Rochester, NY Full-time: $1,184 per credit
37 Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN Full-time: $1,568 per credit
39 University of Colorado-Boulder Boulder, CO In-state, full-time: $10,710 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $25,488 per year
39 University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA In-state, full-time: $10,459 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $20,017 per year
39 Yale University New Haven, CT Full-time: $32,500 per year
42 Boston University Boston, MA Full-time: $37,910 per year
42 Lehigh University (Rossin) Bethlehem, PA Full-time: $1,150 per credit
44 Arizona State University (Fulton) Tempe, AZ In-state, full-time: $7,128 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $20,322 per year
45 Iowa State University Ames, IA In-state, full-time: $7,738 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $18,828 per year
45 University of Delaware Newark, DE In-state, full-time: $22,952 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $22,952 per year
47 Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, OH Full-time: $24,750 per year
48 Dartmouth College (Thayer) Hanover, NH Full-time: $38,445 per year
48 University of Pittsburgh (Swanson) Pittsburgh, PA In-state, full-time: $18,828 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $32,946 per year
48 Washington University in St. Louis St. Louis, MO Full-time: $37,800 per year