A student writes instruction code for a microprocessor.

Engineer Your Future

We look for students who want to be an active part of innovation, are determined doers and go all-in on the concept of hands-on.

Brian Falther - Class of 2011 and Entrepreneurship Award
A family tours the campus of Kettering University and is welcomed by the Bulldog.

Experience Your Future

Visit campus and begin Engineering Your Future.

An engineering student inspects a nanotechnology mesh.

Kettering University's Bright Future

Listen to a three-part series with President Robert K. McMahan addressing a pivotal moment for the University and the bright future of the institution.

A student writes instruction code for a microprocessor.
Brian Falther - Class of 2011 and Entrepreneurship Award
A family tours the campus of Kettering University and is welcomed by the Bulldog.
An engineering student inspects a nanotechnology mesh.

Engineer Your Future. Engineer Your Success. 

Kettering University's groundbreaking concept of an education where practice meets theory in equal measure began more than 100 years ago as a night school for engineers, managers, designers and technicians in the rapidly-evolving automobile industry. Today Kettering is a world renowned STEM-focused institution where students show drive and determination in solving real-world problems.

The future of transportation is focused on mobility technologies.

Mobility Technologies

Because Kettering University has automotive in its DNA, it's no surprise our students and graduates are defining the future of autonomous vehicles, electrification and connectivity.

An engineering co-op student works on a car's sound system design.

Theory In Practice

Kettering University's Co-op program is unlike any in the country, giving students income and more than two years of hands-on experience in the workplace before graduation.

Engineers test a variety of components on the vehicles of tomorrow.

Academic Programs

Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, our degree programs ensure you are armed with the education to master your career.

SAGE greenhouse in northern Flint provides fresh produce.

Getting Involved

Clubs and organizations that connect our community are all part of the Kettering experience. Whether it's engineering ways to help local residents, e-sports, aerospace, academic and professional societies, robotics or even rock climbing - you'll find something to inspire you.

Kettering Academic Programs Are Top Ranked

 

Kettering University ranks Best in Engineering Programs according to U.S. News & World Report.
Kettering University ranks Best in Computer Science according to U.S. News & World Report.
Kettering University ranks Best for Veterans according to U.S. News & World Report.
Kettering University ranks Best in Midwest according to U.S. News & World Report.

 

Kettering University consistently ranks among the top universities in the  U.S. News & World Report. For 2022, they named Kettering as one of the schools with the Best Engineering and Computer Science programs, the Best for Veterans and the Best in Midwest. In 2021, The Princeton Review listed Kettering among the top 50 universities for our Entrepreneurship program. And the College Gazette called Kettering the #1 in Automotive School and the #2 Hidden Gem in Tech Schools.

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