Engineering at Valparaiso University

Engineering at Valparaiso University

We've gathered data and other essential information about the program, such as the ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more. In addition, we cover how Valpo ranks in comparison to other schools with engineering programs.

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Engineering Degrees Available at Valpo

Valpo Engineering Rankings

The bachelor's program at Valpo was ranked #166 on College Factual's Best Schools for engineering list. It is also ranked #4 in Indiana.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Engineering 97
Best Engineering Bachelor’s Degree Schools 164
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Engineering 241
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Engineering 318

Popularity of Engineering at Valpo

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Valparaiso University handed out 131 bachelor's degrees in engineering. Due to this, the school was ranked #258 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 5% over the previous year when 125 degrees were handed out.

Valpo Engineering Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the engineering majors at Valparaiso University.

Valpo Engineering Bachelor’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 74% of engineering bachelor's degrees went to men and 26% went to women.


The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at Valpo are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 70% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Valparaiso University with a bachelor's in engineering.

Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 3
Black or African American 3
Hispanic or Latino 7
White 92
Non-Resident Aliens 22
Other Races 4

Engineering Majors

Engineering students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Mechanical Engineering 53
Civil Engineering 27
Electrical Engineering 23
Computer Engineering 20
Biomedical Engineering 8

Majors Similar to Engineering

Related Major Annual Graduates
Computer & Information Sciences 77
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 43
Physical Sciences 35
Mathematics & Statistics 9
Natural Resources & Conservation 8

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