6 Best colleges for Petroleum Engineering in Illinois

Below is a list of best universities in Illinois ranked based on their research performance in Petroleum Engineering. A graph of 2.91K citations received by 218 academic papers made by 6 universities in Illinois was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign

For Petroleum Engineering

Acceptance Rate
60%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
85%

2. Northwestern University

For Petroleum Engineering

Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$29,999

3. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Petroleum Engineering

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
81%

4. Illinois Institute of Technology

For Petroleum Engineering

Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$26,789

5. Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

For Petroleum Engineering

Acceptance Rate
95%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
95%

6. University of Chicago

For Petroleum Engineering

Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1545
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$33,727

Closest to Illinois states to learn Petroleum Engineering

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Indiana 3 33
Missouri 3 17
Iowa 3 54
Wisconsin 3 21
Tennessee 3 132
Ohio 11 32
Michigan 5 29
Minnesota 3 25
Alabama 3 34
Virginia 4 36
North Carolina 3 8
Oklahoma 3 5
Pennsylvania 11 11
Louisiana 4 9
Maryland 3 49
New York 16 38
New Jersey 4 20
Texas 16 1
Colorado 5 3
Massachusetts 10 12
Florida 8 35
New Mexico 3 14
Montana 3 61
Utah 3 23
California 16 4