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2021 Most Popular Online General Engineering Schools in the Middle Atlantic Region

3 Colleges
$55,507 Avg Salary
$21,746 Avg Student Debt

General Engineering is the #91 most popular major in the country with 11,739 degrees and certificates awarded in 2018-2019.

It's not easy to decide which program to enroll in when you have so many options available. You're no longer limited to schools in your local area, either, since online programs are becoming more prevalent. Or you may find the programs at a trade school to be a better alternative for you.

To help you arm yourself with the information you need to make your decision, Course Advisor has developed this Most Popular Online General Engineering Schools in the Middle Atlantic Region ranking. Our analysis looked at 3 schools in the Middle Atlantic Region to see which online programs were the most popular for students. To create this ranking we looked at how many students graduated from schools with online programs.

The following schools top our list of the Most Popular Online General Engineering Colleges.

Our 2021 rankings named University of Maryland - College Park the most popular online school in the Middle Atlantic Region for general engineering students. Located in the suburb of College Park, UMCP is a public college with a very large student population.

After completing their degree, engineering graduates from UMCP carry an average student debtload of $26,000. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $303, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend Onondaga Community College. It ranked #2 on our 2021 Most Popular Online General Engineering Schools in the Middle Atlantic Region list. Located in the suburb of Syracuse, OCC is a public college with a medium-sized student population.

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#3

Villanova University

Villanova, PA

Out of the 3 schools in the Middle Atlantic Region that were part of this year’s ranking, Villanova University landed the # 3 spot on the list. Villanova is a fairly large private not-for-profit school located in the large suburb of Villanova.

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Explore the most popular online general engineering schools for a specific state in the Middle Atlantic region.

State Degrees Awarded
New York 621
Pennsylvania 493
Maryland 800
New Jersey 204
District of Columbia 3

One of 38 majors within the area of study, general engineering has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Mechanical Engineering 47,405
Electrical Engineering 31,384
Civil Engineering 21,938
Computer Engineering 15,891
Chemical Engineering 14,406

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 3 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Rémi Kaupp.

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