List of All U.S. Colleges with a Petroleum Engineering Major

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Petroleum Engineering prepares students to pursue careers in the oil and gas industry by intertwining engineering basics with geology and environmental safety. If you’re interested in studying Petroleum Engineering, here’s a complete list of schools that offer this major.

 

Search for schools with a Petroleum Engineering major and see your chances of acceptance.

How to Use This List

 

This list of colleges is organized by state. To learn more about each college, including acceptance rates, costs, enrollment, and more, click on the name of the school.

 

List of All U.S. Colleges with a Petroleum Engineering Major

 

School

State

University of Alaska Fairbanks | UAF

Alaska

Colorado School of Mines | Mines

Colorado

University of Kansas

Kansas

University of Louisiana at Lafayette | UL Lafayette

Louisiana

Louisiana State University | LSU

Louisiana

Mississippi State University | MSU

Mississippi

Missouri University of Science & Technology | Missouri S&T

Missouri

Montana Tech of the University of Montana | Montana Tech

Montana

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology | New Mexico Tech

New Mexico

University of North Dakota | UND

North Dakota

Marietta College

Ohio

University of Oklahoma

Oklahoma

University of Tulsa

Oklahoma

Pennsylvania State University | PSU

Pennsylvania

St. Francis College | SFC

Pennsylvania

Texas A&M University

Texas

University of Houston

Texas

Texas Tech University | TTU

Texas

University of Texas at Austin | UT Austin

Texas

Texas A&M University–Kingsville

Texas

West Virginia University | WVU

West Virginia

University of Wyoming

Wyoming

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How to Find Best-Fit Schools

 

Having a specific major is just one aspect of many when evaluating your fit with a potential college. Some other factors to consider are:

 

  • Academic rigor, resources, and support
  • School and class size
  • Location
  • Cost and financial aid generosity
  • Your chances of acceptance
  • Flexibility in the curriculum
  • Diversity

 

 

To find a school with a Petroleum Engineering major that also suits your other preferences, use our free chancing engine and school search tool. You’ll be able to filter for schools based on major and all the aforementioned preferences. We’ll also let you know how you stack up against other applicants and how to improve your profile.

 


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