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Whitacre College of Engineering Fact Sheet
Undergraduate Students at a Glance Brochure
Graduate Students at a Glance Brochure

Student Headcount - Fall 2014  
PreEngineering 1,013
Undergraduate 4,717
Graduate 873
Total 6,603
2013-14 Degrees Awarded  
Undergraduate 651
Masters 174
Doctoral 57
College Data  
Endowments $130 million (approximate)
Endowed Chairs, Professorships, and Faculty Fellows 29
2013-14 Restricted Research Expenditures $13.9 million
U.S. News and World Report Rankings  
Undergraduate Engineering Program 2015:  82
Graduate Engineering Program 2015:  94
Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs 2014:  20
Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs for Veterans 2014:  2
Graduate: Chemical Engineering 2015:  68
Graduate: Civil Engineering 2015:  68
Graduate: Computer Engineering 2015:  77
Graduate: Electrical Engineering 2015:  77
Graduate: Industrial Engineering 2015:  51
Graduate: Mechanical Engineering 2015:  97
Graduate: Petroleum Engineering 2009:  10

Enrollment by Department and Program

Fall 2014

Departments and Programs Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Department of Chemical Engineering 211 10 65 286
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 306 47 37 390
    Civil Engineering 200 30 37 267
    Environmental Engineering 23 17   40
    Construction Engineering 80     80
    Engineering Technology 3     3
Department of Computer Science 93 96 34 223
    Computer Science 93 78 34 205
    Software Engineering   18   18
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 256 164 59 479
    Computer Engineering 69     69
    Electrical Engineering 186 164 59 409
    Electrical Engineering and Computer Science 1     1
Department of Industrial Engineering 85 59 84 228
    Industrial Engineering 85 40 33 158
    Systems and Engineering Management   19 51 70
Department of Mechanical Engineering 567 47 89 703
Bob L. Herd Department of Petroleum Engineering 513 31 30 574
Other Degrees and Programs Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Master of Science in Bioengineering   10   10
Foundational Engineering Curriculum 2,686     2,686
Master of Engineering   11   11
PreEngineering 1,013     1,013
Totals: 5,730 475 398 6,603

 

Degrees Awarded by Department and Program

Academic Year 2013-2014

Degrees awarded: December 2013, May 2014, August 2014

Departments and Programs Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Department of Chemical Engineering 43 3 10 56
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 100 40 4 144
    Civil Engineering 89 25 4 118
    Environmental Engineering 11 15   26
Department of Construction Engineering and Engineering Technology 41     41
    Construction Engineering 33     33
    Engineering Technology 8     8
Department of Computer Science 38 23 5 66
    Computer Science 38 18 5 61
    Software Engineering   5   5
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 78 40 14 132
    Computer Engineering 10     10
    Electrical Engineering 68 40 14 122
Department of Industrial Engineering 30 17 7 54
    Industrial Engineering 30 7 4 41
    Systems and Engineering Management   10 3 13
Department of Mechanical Engineering 210 20 10 240
Bob L. Herd Department of Petroleum Engineering 111 28 7 146
Other Degrees and Programs Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Master of Science in Bioengineering   1   1
Master of Engineering   2   2
Totals: 651 174 57 882