Petroleum Engineering Colleges and Programs

This program is designed to prepare students to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the design, development, and operational evaluation of systems for locating, processing, extracting, and refining crude petroleum and natural gas, including prospecting instruments and equipment, processing and refining systems and facilities, mining and drilling systems, transportation systems, storage facilities, and related environmental and safety systems.

The colleges, universities and schools below offer majors and degree programs in Petroleum Engineering. To learn more about a specific school click on any of the links below.

Colorado School of Mines

1500 Illinois St, Golden, CO 80401
Phone Number: (303) 273-3000
Website: www.mines.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 4,839 (3,606 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Admissions: mines.edu/Admissions
Financial Aid: inside.mines.edu/Financial_Aid
Online Application: mines.edu/Admissions

Illinois Institute of Technology

3300 S Federal St, Chicago, IL 60616
Phone Number: (312) 567-3000
Website: www.iit.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 8,148 (2,709 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750
Phone Number: (225) 578-3202
Website: www.lsu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 31,427 (25,236 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1

Marietta College

Irvine Bldg, Marietta, OH 45750
Phone Number: (740) 376-4643
Website: www.marietta.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,823 (1,609 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Admissions: admission.marietta.edu
Financial Aid: admission.marietta.edu/html/aid/index.html

Missouri University of Science and Technology

1870 Miner Circle, Rolla, MO 65409
Phone Number: (573) 341-4111
Website: www.mst.edu/
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 7,086 (5,167 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Admissions: futurestudents.mst.edu/
Financial Aid: sfa.mst.edu/
Online Application: joess.mst.edu/psp/prdpr/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/UM_ADMI…

Montana Tech of the University of Montana

1300 W Park St, Butte, MT 59701-8997
Phone Number: (406) 496-4256
Website: www.mtech.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,616 (2,450 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Admissions: www.mtech.edu/onestop/future/
Financial Aid: www.mtech.edu/onestop/financial-aid/
Online Application: www.mtech.edu/onestop/admission/apply_online.htm

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

801 Leroy Place, Socorro, NM 87801
Phone Number: (800) 428-8324
Website: www.nmt.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,254 (1,496 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Admissions: www.nmt.edu/office-of-admission
Financial Aid: www.nmt.edu/financial-aid
Online Application: www.nmt.edu/office-of-admission

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

201 Old Main, University Park, PA 16802-1589
Phone Number: (814) 865-4700
Website: www.psu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 48,407 (40,792 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1

Stanford University

Stanford, CA 94305
Phone Number: (650) 723-2300
Website: www.stanford.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 20,465 (7,699 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 6 to 1

Texas A & M University

College Station, TX 77843-1244
Phone Number: (979) 845-3211
Website: www.tamu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 50,608 (39,883 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1

Texas A & M University-Kingsville

955 University Blvd, Kingsville, TX 78363
Phone Number: (361) 593-2111
Website: WWW.TAMUK.EDU
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 8,719 (6,590 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1

Texas Tech University

Broadway and University Avenue, Lubbock, TX 79409-5005
Phone Number: (806) 742-2011
Website: www.ttu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 31,379 (24,797 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
Admissions: www.admissions.ttu.edu/
Financial Aid: www.fina.ttu.edu/
Online Application: www.applytexas.org/

The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX 78712
Phone Number: (512) 471-3434
Website: www.utexas.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 53,315 (39,838 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1

University of Alaska Fairbanks

505 South Chandalar Drive, Fairbanks, AK 99775-7500
Phone Number: (907) 474-7211
Website: www.uaf.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Small suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 14,610 (13,272 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
Admissions: www.uaf.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.uaf.edu/finaid/
Online Application: www.uaf.edu/admissions/apply/index.xml

University of Houston

212 E. Cullen Building, Houston, TX 77204-2018
Phone Number: (713) 743-1000
Website: www.uh.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 41,799 (33,210 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 32 to 1

University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS 66045
Phone Number: (785) 864-2700
Website: www.ku.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 32,615 (23,208 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 16 to 1
Admissions: admissions.ku.edu/
Financial Aid: financialaid.ku.edu/
Online Application: admissions.ku.edu/apply/

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

104 University Circle, Lafayette, LA 70503
Phone Number: (377) 482-1000
Website: www.louisiana.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 20,138 (18,126 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 27 to 1

University of Oklahoma Norman Campus

660 Parrington Oval, Norman, OK 73019-3072
Phone Number: (405) 325-0311
Website: www.ou.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 30,191 (21,594 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1
Admissions: www.ou.edu
Financial Aid: www.financialaid.ou.edu
Online Application: www.go2.ou.edu

University of Southern California

University Park, Los Angeles, CA 90089
Phone Number: (213) 740-2311
Website: www.usc.edu/
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Other degree
Doctor's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 36,936 (17,834 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1

University of Tulsa

800 South Tucker Drive, Tulsa, OK 74104-3189
Phone Number: (918) 631-2000
Website: www.utulsa.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 4,589 (3,289 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Admissions: www.utulsa.edu/admission/
Financial Aid: www.utulsa.edu/admission/financialaid/
Online Application: www.utulsa.edu/admission-and-financial-aid.aspx

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