Facts & Figures

Explore WPI’s top rankings and see what makes our university different from everyone else. From our top ROI and career outcomes rankings to outstanding placements for degree options and internship possibilities, a WPI education delivers results that you’ll see reflected in these national and international rankings. Find out more about WPI, our role as a global leader in project-based learning, and the academic choices across our four schools. Read about WPI’s history or about our founding tradition of combining theory and practice and the revolutionary WPI Plan. Check back frequently for the latest rankings WPI rankings.

$71,811

average starting salary, bachelor's degree (class of 2021)

28

out of 4,500 higher education institutions for 30-year long-term ROI

Georgetown University's Center on Education and the Workforce (2022)
#5

Best Online Master’s in Data Science Programs

(Fortune, 2022)
Top 100

Colleges Where Low-Income Students Get the Highest ROI

Georgetown University's Center on Education and the Workforce (2022)
100%

of students are eligible for a Global Scholarship to complete life-changing project work

Top 5.4%

worldwide out of 20,000 universities 

Center for World University Rankings (2022)
Top 25

online MBA business schools

Poets&Quants (2022)
#15

Career Outcomes

Poets&Quants (2022)
499

research proposals submitted 

(2021)