In the most recent U.S. News & World Report rankings of the best engineering graduate schools, the UW-Madison College of Engineering is #14. At the undergraduate level, the college is also #14.
Undergraduate program rankings
With opportunities to study under internationally renowned faculty and research staff in highly ranked programs, our graduate students are among the world's elite. They are highly sought for faculty positions at major universities and for leadership and technical roles in government and industry.
Graduate program rankings
Atrium in the Mechanical Engineering Building.
The college Engineering Career Services team works year-round to connect engineering employers with talented students and alumni seeking internships, co-operative educational experiences, and professional positions. The office annually coordinates two major career fairs that draw hundreds of employers and thousands of students.
Prior to their graduation, approximately 85 percent of bachelor’s degree recipients complete at least one internship or co-operative experience.
Student interns or co-ops earn, on average, 75 percent of a full-time engineering salary and gain valuable real-world experience.
Engineering Career Services works with nearly 2,000 employers.
College of Engineering alumni are creative thinkers, innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders in virtually every field imaginable. Read about some of these remarkable alumni who have made their mark on the world.