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Mechanical Engineering major in the nation

College Factual (2021)

global project centers on six continents


failing grades 

The WPI Plan

students-to-faculty ratio 


average GPA of incoming students (2020)

Top 9%

average class rank of incoming students (2020)


students travel annually to six major cities in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, immersing themselves in the culture and work

Nearly 700
students from China come to WPI annually, both as full WPI students and exchange programs tied to WPI partnerships
Top 100

best graduate school for engineering: aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, industrial, materials, and mechanical

U.S. News & World Report