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General Engineering Schools in Wisconsin

211 Engineering students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

A General Engineering major is the 75th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Engineering Majors in Wisconsin

Engineering majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 165
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 29
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 29
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 29
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 9
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 9
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 9
Bachelor’s Degree 5
Associate Degree 3

Gender Distribution

In Wisconsin, a engineering major is more popular with men than with women.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of engineering majors in Wisconsin is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.7%
  • Black or African American: 5.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.3%
  • White: 49.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 29.9%
  • Other Races: 5.7%

Jobs for General Engineering Grads in Wisconsin

There are 4,940 people in the state and 367,850 people in the nation working in engineering jobs.


Wages for General Engineering Jobs in Wisconsin

In this state, engineering grads earn an average of $103,980. Nationwide, they make an average of $113,680.


There are 5 colleges in Wisconsin that offer engineering degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

88 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
24,565 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.20%. Of all the students who attend this school, 78% get financial aid.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
44,640 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $17,234. In their early career, UW - Madison grads earn an average salary of $55,313. It takes the average student 4.32 years to graduate.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
7,547 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $47,069 a year. This public school has an average net price of $14,565. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
2,673 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.34 years. This private school has an average net price of $24,428.


Beloit College

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
978 Total Students

82% of the teachers are full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $12,246. Most students complete their degree in 4.12 years.

General Engineering Careers in WI

Some of the careers engineering majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Architectural and Engineering Managers 11% $118,480
Engineering Professors 10% $95,260
Engineers 10% $83,640

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to engineering.

Major Annual Graduates in WI
Mechanical Engineering 855
Electrical Engineering 465
Civil Engineering 410
Biomedical Engineering 327
Computer Engineering 272
Industrial Engineering 252
Chemical Engineering 147
Materials Engineering 77

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