Missouri University of Science and Technology has been ranked No. 3 among 283 colleges nationwide in the top ranked universities and colleges for engineering by College Factual, which uses customizable tools and outcomes-based rankings systems to guide students through the college selection process.
A number of factors were used to determine these rankings, including how well the institution retains and graduates students, the average loan debt per student, the boost in expected earnings, the percentage of full-time teachers and the average student loan default rate.
In addition to Missouri S&T’s placement in top ranked universities and colleges for engineering, the university also scored well in most focused for engineering, earning a No. 9 spot out of 535.