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Whitacre College of Engineering Fact Sheet
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Student Headcount - Fall 2013  
PreEngineering 763
Undergraduate 4,360
Graduate 728
Total 5,851
2012-13 Degrees Awarded  
Undergraduate 675
Masters 190
Doctoral 62
College Data  
Endowments $130 million (approximate)
Endowed Chairs, Professorships, and Faculty Fellows 29
2012-13 Research Expenditures $14.8 million
U.S. News and World Report Rankings  
Undergraduate Engineering Program 2014:  84
Graduate Engineering Program 2015:  94
Online Master of Engineering 2014:  20
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 2013

Departments and Programs Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Department of Chemical Engineering 214 4 61 279
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 308 46 33 387
    Civil Engineering 267 37 33 337
    Environmental Engineering 41 9   50
Department of Construction Engineering and Engineering Technology 104     104
    Construction Engineering 95     95
    Engineering Technology 9     9
Department of Computer Science 120 66 31 217
    Computer Science 120 47 31 198
    Software Engineering   19   19
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 302 93 61 456
    Computer Engineering 73     73
    Electrical Engineering 227 93 61 381
    Electrical Engineering and Computer Science 2     2
Department of Industrial Engineering 96 32 68 196
    Industrial Engineering 96 12 28 136
    Systems and Engineering Management   20 40 60
Department of Mechanical Engineering 728 50 94 872
Bob L. Herd Department of Petroleum Engineering 404 44 33 481
Other Degrees and Programs Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Master of Science in Bioengineering   6   6
Foundational Engineering Curriculum 2084     2084
Master of Engineering   6   6
PreEngineering 763     763
Totals: 5123 347 381 5851

 

Degrees Awarded by Department and Program

Academic Year 2012-2013

Degrees awarded: December 2012, May 2013, August 2013

Departments and Programs Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Department of Chemical Engineering 65   10 75
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 111 32 6 149
    Civil Engineering 104 26 6 136
    Environmental Engineering 7 6   13
Department of Construction Engineering and Engineering Technology 37     37
    Construction Engineering 17     17
    Engineering Technology 20     20
Department of Computer Science 37 26 5 68
    Computer Science 37 24 5 66
    Software Engineering   2   2
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 67 59 16 142
    Computer Engineering 13     13
    Electrical Engineering 54 59 16 129
Department of Industrial Engineering 27 21 12 60
    Industrial Engineering 27 7 4 38
    Systems and Engineering Management   14 8 22
Department of Mechanical Engineering 202 18 13 233
Bob L. Herd Department of Petroleum Engineering 129 21   150
Other Degrees and Programs Bachelor's Master's Doctoral Total
Master of Science in Bioengineering   4   4
Master of Engineering   9   9
Totals: 675 190 62 927