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Student Headcount - Fall 2017

Category Number
Pre-Engineering 719
Undergraduate 4,912
Graduate 826
Total 6,457

2016-17 Degrees Awarded

Degree Type Number
Undergraduate 763
Masters 201
Doctoral 69

College Data 

Item Value
Endowments $119 million (approximate)
Endowed Chairs, Professorships, and Faculty Fellows 29
2015-16 Restricted Research Expenditures $15.8 million

U.S. News and World Report Rankings

Category Ranking
Undergraduate Engineering Program 2018:  82
Graduate Engineering Program 2019:  91
Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs 2019:  16
Graduate: Chemical Engineering 2019:  58
Graduate: Civil Engineering 2019:  76
Graduate: Electrical Engineering 2019:  85
Graduate: Industrial, Manufacturing and Systems Engineering 2019:  50
Graduate: Mechanical Engineering 2019:  98
Graduate: Petroleum Engineering 2019:  9

Enrollment by Department and Program

Fall 2017

Departments and Programs Foundational Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Department of Chemical Engineering 264 289 8 79 640
Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering 371 430 66 58 925
    Civil Engineering 269 301 46 58 674
    Environmental Engineering 54 52 20   126
    Construction Engineering 48 77     125
    Wind Science and Engineering          
Department of Computer Science 331 190 58 40 619
    Computer Science 331 190 45 40 606
    Software Engineering     13   13
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 370 254 77 70 771
    Computer Engineering 179 77     256
    Electrical Engineering 191 177 77 70 515
    Electrical Engineering and Computer Science          
Department of Industrial, Manufacturing and Systems Engineering 69 178 74 94 415
    Industrial Engineering 69 178 47 25 319
    Systems and Engineering Management     27 69 96
Department of Mechanical Engineering 822 942 28 89 1881
Bob L. Herd Department of Petroleum Engineering 171 190 30 40 431

 

Degrees Awarded by Department and Program

Academic Year 2016-2017

Degrees awarded: December 2016, May 2017, August 2017

Departments and Programs Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Department of Chemical Engineering 76 13 6 95
Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering 147 39 6 192
    Civil Engineering 111 24 6 141
    Environmental Engineering 17 15   32
    Construction Engineering 19     19
Department of Computer Science 49 28 5 82
    Computer Science 49 21 5 75
    Software Engineering   7   7
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 83 42 11 136
    Computer Engineering 17     17
    Electrical Engineering 66 42 11 119
Department of Industrial, Manufacturing and Systems Engineering 59 36 15 110
    Industrial Engineering 59 31 8 98
    Systems and Engineering Management   5 7 12
Department of Mechanical Engineering 227 15 15 257
Bob L. Herd Department of Petroleum Engineering 122 21 11 154