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General Engineering Schools in Wisconsin

194 students earned Engineering degrees in Wisconsin in the 2020-2021 year.

In this state, General Engineering is the 21st most popular major out of a total 195 majors commonly available.

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 (Research / Scholarship) 29
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 29
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 29

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: 5.2%
  • Black or African American: 5.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.6%
  • White: 46.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 31.4%
  • Other Races: 6.2%

Jobs for General Engineering Grads in Wisconsin

4,940 people in the state and 367,850 in the nation are employed in jobs related to engineering.


Wages for General Engineering Jobs in Wisconsin

A typical salary for a engineering grad in the state is $103,980, compared to a typical salary of $113,680 nationwide.


There are 4 colleges in Wisconsin that offer engineering degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

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

The average student takes 4.74 years to complete their degree at UWM. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,703 a year.

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

In their early career, UW - Madison grads earn an average salary of $55,313. The average student takes 4.32 years to complete their degree at UW - Madison. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 58% of students receive it.

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

This public school has an average net price of $14,565. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $47,069 a year. 91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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

It takes the average student 4.34 years to graduate. This private school has an average net price of $24,428. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

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
Electrical Engineering 141
Mechanical Engineering 96
Civil Engineering 67
Biomedical Engineering 61
Industrial Engineering 45
Computer Engineering 27
Manufacturing Engineering 26
Materials Engineering 25

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