Mechanical Engineering at Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Rutgers New Brunswick is located in New Brunswick, New Jersey and approximately 50,411 students attend the school each year. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 170 students received a bachelor's degree in ME from Rutgers New Brunswick.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Mechanical Engineering section at the bottom of this page.
Rutgers New Brunswick Mechanical Engineering Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in ME
- Master’s Degree in ME
- Doctorate Degree in ME
Rutgers New Brunswick Mechanical Engineering Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the ME progam at Rutgers New Brunswick compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The ME major at Rutgers New Brunswick is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Mechanical Engineering. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Most Focused Mechanical Engineering Schools||275|
Earnings of Rutgers New Brunswick ME Graduates
The median salary of ME students who receive their bachelor's degree at Rutgers New Brunswick is $61,256. This is less than $65,190, which is the national average of all ME majors in the nation who earn bachelor's degrees.
ME Student Demographics at Rutgers New Brunswick
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the ME majors at Rutgers University - New Brunswick.
Rutgers New Brunswick Mechanical Engineering Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 20% more racial-ethnic minorities in its ME bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Rutgers University - New Brunswick with a bachelor's in ME.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||8|
|Hispanic or Latino||20|
Rutgers New Brunswick Mechanical Engineering Master’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Rutgers University - New Brunswick with a master's in ME.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||3|
Rutgers New Brunswick also has a doctoral program available in ME. In 2021, 9 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
- Systems Engineering
- Agricultural Engineering
- Ceramic Engineering
- Engineering Science
- Aerospace & Aeronautical Engineering
Careers That ME Grads May Go Into
A degree in ME can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NJ, the home state for Rutgers University - New Brunswick.
|Occupation||Jobs in NJ||Average Salary in NJ|
|Architectural and Engineering Managers||4,020||$163,440|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Zampromote under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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