Kettering University Top Rankings

Kettering University is a leading university located in Flint, Michigan, USA. It is known for top ranked undergraduate programs in engineering, math, science and business.

Kettering University is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The accreditation includes both graduate programs as well as the undergraduate.

The University’s bachelor of science degree program in Computer Science has been accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc. The Management program is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs. (ACBSP).


- According to the 2011 edition of US News “America’s Best Colleges”, Kettering’s Mechanical Engineering department retained its No. 2 national ranking for the second year in a row. It is tied for No. 2 spot with institutions from the east and west, namely West Point (the United States Military Academy in New York) and Cal Poly (California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo). Overall, Kettering’s engineering programs were again ranked in the Top 25 in the category “Undergraduate Engineering schools, whose highest degree offered is a bachelor’s or master’s“.

- The Princeton Review has ranked Kettering as a "Best Midwestern College". It is one of 152 institutions receiving the Best in the Midwest designation in the 2011 Best Colleges: Region by Region school selections. Kettering has consistently been on the select list since 2004.

- Kettering University is ranked No. 1 for Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering and continues to be ranked in the Top 20 in the nation in the 2010 edition of "America's Best Colleges Guide". For the first time, Kettering’s Mechanical Engineering program is ranked No. 2 in the country.