WPI has given its alumni and friends many reasons to be proud of their association with the university. Here are the latest accolades WPI has earned for its outstanding reputation. As the university garners more well-deserved praise, look for it here.
WPI is one of the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges and universities, as ranked by (September 20, 2010)
The Princeton Review.
U.S. News & World . (August 17, 2010)
Report’s 2011 “America’s Best Colleges” named WPI to its “Great Schools, Great Prices” list
The Princeton Review’s “2011 Best Colleges” rankings named WPI one of the best colleges in the Northeast and ranked WPI 20th among national colleges and universities for career services. (August 4, 2010)
WPI is 7th in the nation among engineering schools for highest starting median salary, and 9th in the nation for highest mid-career median pay among engineering schools, according to a report by PayScale Inc. (July 26, 2010)
WPI is one of “Ten Engineering Schools That Should Be On Your Radar,” according to (July 2, 2010)
The Fiske Guide to Colleges.
A study by Payscale.com on “Colleges Worth Your Investment” ranked WPI as one of the top 20 schools in the nation when comparing the cost of attendance with how much its graduates earn. (June 30, 2010)
WPI’s major in
Interactive Media and Game Development (IMGD) is one of the top eight game design programs in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton Review. (March 3, 2010) Learn more...
U.S. News & World Report’s 2010 “America’s Best Colleges” edition praised WPI’s revolutionary project-based curriculum and study abroad opportunities, calling them “outstanding examples of academic programs that are commonly linked to student success. " (December 31, 2009)
BusinessWeek ranked WPI No. 1 in the nation for its part-time Master of Business Administration program, and No. 1 in the nation for student satisfaction in the program. (November 9, 2009) Learn more...
WPI is ranked 20th out of 371 schools for being home to some of the “happiest students” in the nation by (August 5, 2009)
The Princeton Review.
A ranking compiled by Forbes.com recognizing the “Top Colleges for Getting Rich” rated WPI 9th in the nation. (August 8, 2008)
Selected by the Association of American Colleges and Universities as one of 16 national Leadership Institutions that will define the future of liberal education. (January 10, 2007)
Named the 22nd “Most Connected Campus” by
The Princeton Review for 2006.
In the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), ranked No. 1 out of 33 doctoral-intensive universities for “student-faculty interactions,” a measure of the quality and quantity of time faculty spend with undergraduate students. (2002)