# Best master's in mechanical engineering

Read more#### Oakland University

Rochester Hills, Michigan

Calculated by dividing the debt-to-earnings by earningsplus percentage. The lower the economic score, the better.

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $22,326

Earnings plus shows how much more or less the median student earns than the median earnings of undergraduate graduates in the same program type. (Based on ipeds CIP Code taxonomy)

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Calculated by dividing the debt by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#### Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Blacksburg, Virginia

Calculated by dividing the debt-to-earnings by earningsplus percentage. The lower the economic score, the better.

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $10,249

Earnings plus shows how much more or less the median student earns than the median earnings of undergraduate graduates in the same program type. (Based on ipeds CIP Code taxonomy)

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Calculated by dividing the debt by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#### Purdue University-Main Campus

West Lafayette, Indiana

Calculated by dividing the debt-to-earnings by earningsplus percentage. The lower the economic score, the better.

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $29,537

Earnings plus shows how much more or less the median student earns than the median earnings of undergraduate graduates in the same program type. (Based on ipeds CIP Code taxonomy)

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Calculated by dividing the debt by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#### University of Louisville

Louisville, Kentucky

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $14,915

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Rensselaer at Hartford

Hartford, Connecticut

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $10,891

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Troy, New York

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $10,332

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Arizona State University Campus Immersion

Tempe, Arizona

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $10,668

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, New York

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $5,003

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus

Atlanta, Georgia

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $18,505

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, Wisconsin

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $20,353

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### University of New Mexico-Main Campus

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $17,091

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### California State University-Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $6,652

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### The University of Texas at Arlington

Arlington, Texas

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $8,375

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### University of California-Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $23,177

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### California State University-Northridge

Northridge, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $6,098

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### University of Cincinnati-Main Campus

Cincinnati, Ohio

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $21,404

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Northeastern University

Boston, Massachusetts

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $16,878

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Stevens Institute of Technology

Hoboken, New Jersey

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $11,035

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Lehigh University

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $20,695

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Lowell, Massachusetts

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $11,291

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.