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Top Choices University Name City State Acceptance rate Avg UGPA Avg GRE Duration (Months) Annual Tuition Starting Salary Website
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Cambridge MA 15.8% - 165 21 $ 43210 $ 74400 www.eecs.mit.edu
2 Stanford University Stanford CA 19.2% - 166 21 $ 45480 $ 89500 www.ee.stanford.edu
3 University of California, Berkeley (UCB) Berkeley CA 14.9% 3.7 165 21 $ 15802 $ 80000 www.eecs.berkeley.edu
4 California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Pasadena CA 7.9% 3.5 168 21 $ 41409 $ 87700 www.ee2.caltech.edu
5 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana IL 27.8% 3.5 165 21 $ 16754 $ 68000 www.ece.illinois.edu
6 Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta GA 27.7% 3.5 164 21 $ 29702 $ 69800 www.ece.gatech.edu
7 University of Michigan Ann Arbor MI 23.4% 3.7 165 21 $ 22322 $ 65000 www.eecs.umich.edu
8 Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh PA 27.5% 3.6 165 21 $ 40688 $ 74900 www.ece.cmu.edu
9 Cornell University Ithaca NY 30.1% - 165 21 $ 45130 $ 84700 www.ece.cornell.edu
10 Purdue University West Lafayette IN 27.5% 3.5 163 21 $ 29888 $ 63300 www.engineering.purdue.edu/ECE
11 University of Texas at Austin Austin TX 18.2% 3.7 164 21 $ 17506 $ 70000 www.ece.utexas.edu
12 Princeton University Princeton NJ 10.1% 3.8 165 21 $ 42070 $ 63000 www.ee.princeton.edu
13 University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Los Angeles CA 29.1% 3.5 164 21 $ 27664 $ 70000 www.ee.ucla.edu
14 University of Southern California Los Angeles CA 32.1% 3.6 163 21 $ 29448 $ 62000 www.ee.usc.edu
15 University of California, San Diego (UCSD) San Diego CA 23.3% 3.4 164 21 $ 27881 $ 65000 www.ece.ucsd.edu
16 Columbia University New York City NY 12.5% 3.6 165 21 $ 41425 $ 70000 www.ee.columbia.edu
17 University of Maryland, College Park College Park MD 23.6% 3.4 163 21 $ 26165 $ 65000 www.ece.umd.edu
18 University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison WI 14.6% 3.5 164 21 $ 25188 $ 66300 www.engr.wisc.edu/ece
19 Harvard University Cambridge MA 10.1% 3.7 165 21 $ 38888 $ 72500 www.seas.harvard.edu/electrical-engineering
20 Johns Hopkins University Baltimore MD 28.9% 3.5 163 21 $ 45470 $ 70000 www.ece.jhu.edu
21 The Ohio State University Columbus OH 16.7% 3.6 163 21 $ 30599 $ 67000 www.ece.osu.edu
22 Texas A&M University College Station TX 28.9% 3.4 160 21 $ 12778 $ 67500 www.ece.tamu.edu
23 University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) Santa Barbara CA 15.1% 3.6 165 21 $ 28093 $ 68700 www.ece.ucsb.edu
24 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia PA 23.7% 3.6 165 21 $ 28768 $ 70000 www.seas.upenn.edu/ese
25 University of Washington Seattle WA 22.8% 3.7 164 21 $ 28686 $ 62400 www.ee.washington.edu
26 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg VA 20.1% 3.5 162 21 $ 24588 $ 66000 www.ecpe.vt.edu
27 Arizona State University Tempe AZ 55.6% 3.5 162 21 $ 26604 $ 65000 www.ecee.engineering.asu.edu
28 Duke University Durham NC 21.5% 3.6 163 21 $ 43948 $ 68200 www.ee.duke.edu
29 Northwestern University Evanston IL 24.9% 3.6 164 21 $ 45120 $ 67800 www.ece.northwestern.edu
30 Pennsylvania State University University Park PA 21.9% 3.6 163 21 $ 32416 $ 62000 www.ee.psu.edu
31 Rice University Houston TX 18.8% 3.6 164 21 $ 38260 $ 71000 www.ece.rice.edu
32 University of Minnesota Minneapolis MN 25% 3.7 163 21 $ 15000 $ 58500 www.ece.umn.edu
33 Yale University New Haven CT 11.7% 3.7 164 21 $ 36500 $ 87900 www.seas.yale.edu/departments-electrical.php
34 North Carolina State University Raleigh NC 16.8% 3.5 163 21 $ 21951 $ 64200 www.ece.ncsu.edu
35 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy NY 23.3% 3.4 163 21 $ 45100 $ 64800 www.ecse.rpi.edu
36 University of California, Davis Davis CA 24.3% 3.5 163 21 $ 28211 $ 65000 www.ece.ucdavis.edu
37 University of Florida Gainesville FL 29.8% - 162 21 $ 30035 $ 66500 www.ece.ufl.edu
38 Iowa State University Ames IA 18% 3.4 160 21 $ 8880 $ 62000 www.ece.iastate.edu
39 Northeastern University Boston MA 39.5% 3.3 162 21 $ 31560 $ 68000 www.ece.neu.edu
40 Rutgers State University of New Jersey Piscataway NJ 22.2% 3.2 164 21 $ 27648 $ 65700 www.ece.rutgers.edu
41 University of California, Irvine Irvine CA 20.3% 3.5 163 21 $ 15553 $ 63100 www.eng.uci.edu/eecs
42 University of Colorado Boulder Boulder CO 33.9% - 161 21 $ 28200 $ 59200 ecee.colorado.edu
43 Boston University Boston MA 24.8% 3.5 163 21 $ 44620 $ 66000 www.bu.edu/ece
44 Brown University Providence RI 17.6% - 164 21 $ 45612 $ 62000 www.brown.edu/academics/engineering/electrical-engineering-research
45 Michigan State University East Lansing MI 11.4% 3.6 163 21 $ 11212 $ 65800 www.egr.msu.edu/ece
46 The University of Arizona Tucson AZ 42.9% 3.5 162 21 $ 27700 $ 66000 www.ece.arizona.edu
47 University of Notre Dame Notre Dame IN 18.4% 3.6 163 21 $ 44445 $ 69500 www.ee.nd.edu
48 Washington University in St. Louis St Louis MO 32.9% 3.5 163 21 $ 44100 $ 70000 www.ese.wustl.edu
49 Case Western Reserve University Cleveland OH 20.6% 3.4 165 21 $ 41137 $ 54700 engineering.case.edu/eecs
50 University of Virginia Charlottesville VA 22.4% 3.5 162 21 $ 26826 $ 64100 www.ee.virginia.edu
51 Dartmouth College Hanover NH 10.5% 3.5 165 21 $ 48120 $ 66700 www.engineering.dartmouth.edu/research/disciplines/electrical
52 New York University (NYU) New York City NY 50.5% 3.5 161 21 $ 41656 $ 62200 www.poly.edu/academics/departments/electrical
53 University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst MA 25.5% 3.5 162 21 $ 28035 $ 59000 www.ecs.umass.edu/ece
54 Vanderbilt University Nashville TN 14.7% 3.5 163 21 $ 31446 $ 56800 engineering.vanderbilt.edu/eecs
55 University of California Riverside Riverside CA 21.4% 3.5 161 24 $ 15102 $ 62000 www.ece.ucr.edu/people/faculty/index.php
56 University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh PA 30.8% 3.4 164 21 $ 38268 $ 60000 www.engr.pitt.edu/electrical
57 Auburn University Auburn AL 49.5% 3.4 161 21 $ 26382 $ 63000 www.eng.auburn.edu/ece
58 Clemson University Clemson SC 35.8% 3.5 156 21 $ 20552 $ 67400 www.clemson.edu/cecas/departments/ece/faculty_staff/facultylisting.html
59 Drexel University Philadelphia PA 31.9% 3.3 160 21 $ 30135 $ 66100 www.ece.drexel.edu
60 Oregon State University Corvallis OR 24.5% 3.6 160 21 $ 22623 $ 62000 eecs.oregonstate.edu
61 Tufts University Medford MA 41.5% 3.4 161 21 $ 30072 $ 78000 www.engineering.tufts.edu/ece
62 SUNY Buffalo Buffalo NY 31.7% 3.3 162 21 $ 22210 N/A www.engineering.buffalo.edu/electrical.html
63 University of Delaware Newark DE 29.7% - 161 21 $ 29246 $ 56000 www.ece.udel.edu
64 University of Rochester Rochester NY 34.1% - 164 21 $ 33456 N/A www.ece.rochester.edu
65 University of Utah Salt Lake City UT 23.5% 3.5 163 21 $ 21628 N/A www.ece.utah.edu
66 Colorado School of Mines Golden CO 38.3% 3.5 159 21 $ 32415 $ 63300 eecs.mines.edu
67 Colorado State University- Fort Collins Fort Collins CO 43.3% 3.4 159 21 $ 23374 $ 60000 www.engr.colostate.edu/ece
68 Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago IL 60.8% 3.7 161 21 $ 23812 $ 68900 www.ece.iit.edu
69 Lehigh University Bethlehem PA 19.9% 3.5 163 21 $ 23400 $ 66500 www.ece.lehigh.edu
70 Missouri University of Science and Technology Rolla MO 59.2% - 157 21 $ 7718 $ 69000 ece.mst.edu
71 SUNY Stonybrook Stonybrook NY 57.8% 3.4 165 21 $ 22210 N/A www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/electrical
72 University of California Santa Cruz Santa Cruz CA 28.3% 3.3 162 21 $ 31518 $ 60000 www.soe.ucsc.edu/departments/electrical-engineering
73 University of Central Florida Orlando FL 43.7% 3.3 159 21 $ 24790 $ 64100 www.eecs.ucf.edu
74 University of Connecticut- Storrs Storrs CT 50% 3.4 163 21 $ 33300 $ 59800 www.ee.uconn.edu
75 University of Illinois, Chicago (UIC) Chicago IL 20.2% 3.3 160 21 $ 14465 $ 64500 www.ece.uic.edu
76 University of Iowa Iowa City IA 22% 3.5 161 21 $ 26318 $ 67800 www.engineering.uiowa.edu/ece
77 University of New Mexico Albuquerque NM 62.6% 3.6 156 21 $ 5433 $ 63000 www.ece.unm.edu
78 The University of Tennessee Knoxville TN 26.1% 3.8 160 21 $ 30354 $ 58700 www.eecs.utk.edu
79 University of Texas Dallas Dallas TX 33.9% 3.4 161 21 $ 22282 $ 61300 www.ee.utdallas.edu
80 Washington State University Pullman WA 19% 3.6 157 21 $ 26058 $ 64500 www.eecs.wsu.edu
81 Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester MA 44.7% 3.3 163 21 $ 23058 $ 67500 www.wpi.edu/academics/ece.html
82 Naval Postgraduate School Monterey CA - - - 0 NA N/A my.nps.edu/web/ece
83 Syracuse University Syracuse NY 60.8% 3.3 163 21 $ 24984 $ 54800 www.eng-cs.syr.edu/our-departments/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science
84 University of Kansas Lawrence KS 32.6% 3.4 160 21 $ 8347 $ 62000 www.eecs.ku.edu
85 University of Nebraska Lincoln Lincoln NE 38.3% 3.4 162 21 $ 18387 $ 70000 engineering.unl.edu/ece
86 University of South Florida Tampa FL 50.3% 3.5 158 21 $ 21126 $ 56000 www.usf.edu/engineering/ee
87 University of Texas at Arlington Arlington TX 61.4% 3.2 156 21 $ 14753 $ 58500 www.uta.edu/ee
88 Brigham Young University Provo UT 65.6% 3.5 161 21 $ 6130 $ 66000 www.ee.byu.edu
89 Florida A&M University Tallahassee FL 32.6% 3.5 160 21 $ 20042 $ 65000 www.eng.fsu.edu/ece
90 Michigan Technological University Houghton MI 39.9% 3.4 162 21 $ 15507 $ 68000 www.mtu.edu/ece
91 Mississippi State University Mississippi State MS 30.7% 3.5 158 21 $ 16860 $ 64500 www.ece.msstate.edu
92 New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark NJ 69% 3.1 157 21 $ 19780 $ 61000 engineeringtech.njit.edu/academics/ecet.php
93 Southern Methodist University Dallas TX 54% 3.2 159 21 NA $ 70300 www.smu.edu/Lyle/Departments/EE
94 Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken NJ 38% - 161 21 $ 30200 $ 63200 www.stevens.edu/schaefer-school-engineering-science/departments/electrical-computer-engineering
95 University of Houston Houston TX - 3.5 161 21 $ 15984 $ 67500 www.ee.uh.edu
96 SUNY Binghamton University Binghamton NY 44.1% 3.3 159 21 $ 22210 $ 65300 www.binghamton.edu/ece
97 George Mason University Fairfax VA 56.9% 3.4 157 21 $ 28442 $ 60000 ece.gmu.edu
98 George Washington University Washington DC DC 39.5% 3.1 162 21 $ 27567 $ 51000 www.ece.seas.gwu.edu
99 Kansas State University Manhattan KS 37.6% 3.4 159 21 $ 20653 $ 67200 ece.k-state.edu
100 Louisiana State University Baton Rouge LA 41.8% 3.3 159 21 $ 25643 $ 72700 www.ece.lsu.edu
101 Temple University Philadelphia PA 25.4% 3.3 158 21 NA $ 60000 www.engineering.temple.edu/department/electrical-computer-engineering
102 Texas Tech University Austin TX 34.4% 3.5 164 21 $ 17213 $ 60500 www.depts.ttu.edu/ece
103 University of Cincinnati Cincinnati OH 60.3% 3.5 161 21 $ 24532 $ 61200 www.eecs.ceas.uc.edu
104 University of Hawaii- Manoa Honolulu HI 72.3% - - 21 $ 30600 $ 50800 www.catalog.hawaii.edu/schoolscolleges/engineer/ee.htm
105 University of Kentucky Lexington KY 39.9% 3.5 161 21 $ 26104 $ 62200 www.engr.uky.edu/ece
106 University of North Carolina- Charlotte Charlotte NC 64.1% 3.5 163 24 $ 26165 N/A ece.uncc.edu
107 University of Oklahoma Norman OK 20.2% 3 163 24 $ 28686 $ 67000 www.ou.edu/coe/ece.html
108 University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee Milwaukee WI 55.5% 3.2 162 21 $ 24761 $ 57000 uwm.edu/engineering/academics-2/departments/electrical-engineering
109 Air Force Institute of Technology Wright Patterson AFB OH 45.6% - - 0 NA N/A www.afit.edu/ENG
110 Baylor University Waco TX 30% 3.6 162 21 $ 27270 N/A www.ecs.baylor.edu/ece
111 New Mexico State University Las Cruces NM 57.9% 3.3 160 21 $ 51500 $ 62000 www.ece.nmsu.edu
112 Oklahoma State University Stillwater OK 100% - 160 21 $ 14922 $ 63400 www.ece.okstate.edu
113 University of Alabama Tuscaloosa AL 32.7% 3.4 161 21 $ 25950 $ 63500 www.ece.eng.ua.edu
114 University of Alabama- Huntsville Huntsville AL 51% 3.3 157 21 $ 21402 $ 57000 www.uah.edu/eng/departments/ece
115 University of Arkansas- Fayetteville Fayetteville AR 22.8% 3.4 158 21 $ 16728 $ 50000 www.electrical-engineering.uark.edu
116 University of Colorado- Colorado Springs Colorado Springs CO 91% 3.2 154 21 $ 20644 $ 67000 www.uccs.edu/~ece
117 University of Maryland Baltimore County Baltimore MD 54.7% - 166 21 $ 17946 N/A www.csee.umbc.edu
118 University of Massachusetts- Dartmouth Dartmouth MA 58.3% 3.5 163 21 $ 44445 $ 60000 www.umassd.edu/engineering/ece
119 University of Miami Coral Gables FL 45.1% 3.4 159 21 $ 32052 $ 55000 www.ece.miami.edu
120 University of Rhode Island Kingston RI 63.7% 3.5 156 21 $ 22112 $ 63100 www.egr.uri.edu/ele
121 University of South Carolina Columbia SC 65.2% 3.3 160 21 $ 27940 $ 60000 www.ee.sc.edu
122 Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond VA 68.9% 3.4 159 21 $ 21806 $ 62400 electrical-and-computer.egr.vcu.edu
123 Clarkson University Potsdam NY 67.8% - 159 21 $ 32366 $ 57200 www.clarkson.edu/ece
124 Florida International University Miami FL 23.5% 3.4 157 21 $ 24048 $ 56200 www.ece.fiu.edu
125 Indiana University Bloomington IN 15.1% 3.5 163 21 $ 28035 $ 58000 www.engr.iupui.edu/departments/ece
126 University of Mississippi University MS 31.2% - 156 21 $ 20574 $ 60400 www.engineering.olemiss.edu/electrical
127 University of New Hampshire Durham NH 59.8% 3.4 160 21 $ 26460 $ 55000 www.ceps.unh.edu/ece
128 University of Missouri Columbia MO 78.6% - 162 21 $ 17493 $ 62000 www.engineering.missouri.edu/ece
129 Wayne State University Detroit MI 63.7% 3.3 155 21 $ 24474 $ 69000 www.engineering.wayne.edu/ece
130 University of Nevada- Las Vegas Las Vegas NV 59.8% 3.8 158 21 $ 22076 $ 57500 www.ece.unlv.edu
131 Georgetown University Washington DC DC 16.4% 3.5 163 21 $ 27856 N/A www.ece.seas.gwu.edu
132 University of Denver Denver CO 22.1% 3.5 165 21 $ 23400 $ 62000 www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/Engineering/Programs/Electrical-Engineering
133 University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Chapel Hill NC 33.4% 3.5 163 21 $ 16754 N/A www.ece.ncsu.edu
134 University of Oregon Eugene OR 20.6% 3.5 163 21 $ 30599 N/A www.eecs.oregonstate.edu
135 St. Louis University St Louis MO 38.3% 3.5 163 21 $ 45100 $ 70000 www.parks.slu.edu/departments/electrical-computer-engineering
136 Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester NY 18% 3.5 163 21 $ 30035 $ 65000 www.rit.edu/kgcoe/electrical

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