There are 17 ABET accredited schools offering academic engineering programs in Indiana. The engineering programs grant the following completion certificates and degrees: Certificate in Engineering, Associate's Degree in Engineering, Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Master's degree in Engineering, and PhD degree in Engineering. While most of these programs are offered in traditional classroom setting some programs provide an online option.
Thirty-three (33) colleges in Indiana offer engineering credentials that include the following engineering disciplines: aeronautical engineering, biological engineering, architectural engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, industrial engineering and computer engineering. These universities are accredited either regionally or nationally, but do not necessarily have ABET accreditation.
Consider accredited online programs currently accepting applicants for their Engineering programs:
Online programs are of great help to working students and those who wish to avoid the expense of living on campus. Options for an online engineering degree in Indiana include Indiana State University. Mechanical Engineering Technology graduates are prepared to begin a professional career upon completion of the program. Specialties may include designing, manufacturing, testing, installing, evaluating and/ or maintaining of mechanical systems and controls. Working as a sales engineer is another potential career path.
Indiana State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.
Engineering Schools in Indiana
The Rose Hulman Institute of Technology is ranked as one of the nation’s best undergraduate Engineering Schools (#2 according to US News’ Rankings). The extensive engineering programs cover a wide range of specialties. Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Optical Engineering and Software Engineering are major undergraduate engineering degrees offered. They also offer a graduate program in Software Engineering that’s designed to be accommodating to working professionals.
Purdue University offers the following engineering programs: Aeronautics and Astronautics, Biological Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ecological Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Nuclear Engineering.
An AS degree in engineering technology is offered at Ivy Tech Community College with completion eligibility at Purdue for a BS in Electrical Engineering Technology.
Purdue University in Lafayette Indiana has an extensive selection of engineering programs and is a major research university. As a public university it can offer modest tuition for in-state residents. Rose Hulman Institute of Technology is highly regarded for its science and engineering programs. It’s located in Terre Haute, IN.
Purdue University offers an MS in Interdisciplinary Engineering. Specializations are offered in Aeronautics, Biomedical Engineering, Computational Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Engineering Management and Leadership, Integrated Vehicle Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.
Top Engineering Employers in Indiana
Two engineering companies in Indiana are MCB Engineering Consulting, LLC and American Structure Point, Inc.
MCB Engineering Consulting, LLC is an engineering and consulting company that provides mechanical engineering services to build and design machine prototypes, plant and process equipment, high-pressure industrial hydraulics and aluminum tooling. Mechanical engineers not only design the products but also consult with the clients in how they can get the maximum efficiency out of their products.
American Structure Point, Inc. is an engineering firm that provides consulting, design and construction services to various markets, including healthcare, education, residential, oil and gas, financial and sustainability, among others. Their engineering staff, which includes civil, project, mechanical and transportation, work with the clients from drawing the initial right to the end and working with other contractors. About 250 employees work at American Structure Point, Inc.
List of Accredited Engineering Programs
Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, Master of Science: Health Science - MS, Maj/Concentration: Occ & Env Health Sciences| ABET: Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1995-Present
Occupational Health Sciences, Bachelor of Science - Health Sciences - BS, Major: Occupational Health Science| ABET: Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1995-Present