Why Ohio State?
As a Buckeye engineer, your possibilities are limitless.
Since The Ohio State University was born in 1870, engineering has been central to its land grant mission. Then and now, Buckeye Engineers make the world a better place. Ohio State Engineering is where education, discovery and economic development collaborate to innovate.
Home to a top-ranked engineering program, Ohio State provides an unparalleled learning environment and career preparation alongside an unforgettable student experience. With access to 15 majors, world-class faculty and facilities, and a wide array of hands-on learning and research experiences, the opportunities are endless with Ohio State Engineering.
#1 ENGINEERING PROGRAM IN OHIO
and among the top 20 U.S. public universities
93.9% TOTAL RETENTION RATE
from first to second year
12th in the U.S.
number of engineering bachelor's degrees awarded (ASEE)
90% of students
graduate with engineering experience
average starting salary for bachelor's degree graduates
The Ohio State Value
top 25 best value engineering bachelor’s programs (2020 Value Colleges)
1st among U.S. flagship universities for efforts to control in-state tuition over past decade (Chronicle of Higher Education)
62,000+ LIVING ENGINEERING ALUMNI WORLDWIDE
Our engineering graduates accept positions at leading companies across the country including Honda, General Electric and Google. Buckeye engineers also have earned advanced degrees at prestigious graduate programs, including MIT, Johns Hopkins and Stanford. Meet some notable alumni.