Complete List of Petroleum Engineering Colleges in the US 2017

Below is an exhaustive list of colleges that offer petroleum engineering degrees located in the United States. There are currently only 26 petroleum engineering schools in the US. For a list of the top programs, please check out our 2017 rankings.

Please note that this list excludes any for-profit schools. For additional information specific to each school, please follow the links.



School NameCityStateTypeCampus SettingStudent Population
Colorado School of MinesGoldenColorado4-year, PublicSuburb: Large5962
Kilgore CollegeKilgoreTexas2-year, PublicTown: Fringe5768
Louisiana State UniversityBaton RougeLouisiana4-year, PublicRural: Fringe31044
Marietta CollegeMariettaOhio4-year, Private not-for-profitTown: Fringe1500
Missouri University of Science and TechnologyRollaMissouri4-year, PublicTown: Remote8640
Montana Tech of the University of MontanaButteMontana4-year, PublicTown: Remote2085
New Mexico Institute of Mining and TechnologySocorroNew Mexico4-year, PublicTown: Remote2127
Pennsylvania State UniversityUniversity ParkPennsylvania4-year, PublicCity: Small47040
Stanford UniversityStanfordCalifornia4-year, Private not-for-profitSuburb: Large16963
Texas A&M UniversityCollege StationTexas4-year, PublicCity: Small61642
Texas A & M University-KingsvilleKingsvilleTexas4-year, PublicTown: Distant13246
Texas Tech UniversityLubbockTexas4-year, PublicCity: Midsize35158
University of Texas at AustinAustinTexas4-year, PublicCity: Large51313
The University of Texas of the Permian BasinOdessaTexas4-year, PublicCity: Midsize5560
University of Alaska, FairbanksFairbanksAlaska4-year, PublicSuburb: Small8620
University of HoustonHoustonTexas4-year, PublicCity: Large40914
University of KansasLawrenceKansas4-year, PublicCity: Small27180
University of Louisiana at LafayetteLafayetteLouisiana4-year, PublicCity: Midsize17195
University of North DakotaGrand ForksNorth Dakota4-year, PublicCity: Small14906
University of Oklahoma-Norman CampusNormanOklahoma4-year, PublicSuburb: Midsize27261
University of PittsburghPittsburghPennsylvania4-year, PublicCity: Large28617
University of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesCalifornia4-year, Private not-for-profitCity: Large42453
University of TulsaTulsaOklahoma4-year, Private not-for-profitCity: Large4682
University of UtahSalt Lake CityUtah4-year, PublicCity: Midsize31515
University of WyomingLaramieWyoming4-year, PublicTown: Remote12820
West Virginia UniversityMorgantownWest Virginia4-year, PublicCity: Small29175