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Historical Summary of Engineering Programs at University Park

In the tables below, the first row shows the relative position of the College of Engineering in each category followed by the total number of schools per category. The second row shows the raw data per category as reported by the American Association for Engineering Education.

Engineering Bachelor’s Degrees Awarded
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
2/341 schools 2/344 schools 2/348 schools 2/352 schools 2/357 schools
1,303 1,359 1,450 1,511 1,653
Bachelor’s Degrees Awarded to Women
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
8/341 schools 6/344 schools 11/348 schools 7/352 schools 7/357 schools
202 220 195 245 261
Undergraduate Enrollment (1)
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
10/337 schools 1/340 schools (2) 1/343 schools 2/348 schools 1/355 schools
5,539 8,880 8,593 9,010 10,201
Engineering Master’s Degrees Awarded
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
25/258 schools 33/260 schools 32/262 schools 40/266 schools 41/267 schools
381 390 364 395 386
Engineering Doctorate Degrees Awarded
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
11/194 schools 11/197 schools 10/196 schools 12/196 schools 12/199 schools
164 169 198 165 183
Doctorate Degrees Awarded to Foreign Nationals
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
15/194 schools 9/197 schools 8/196 schools 10/196 schools 11/196 schools
81 110 123 104 109
Graduate Enrollment (1)
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
22/259 schools 18/261 schools 17/266 schools 21/271 schools 31/272 schools
1,665 1,937 1,953 1,863 1,719
Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
8/333 schools 6/337 schools 5/346 schools 5/357 schools 6/355 schools
325 351 353 353 353
Women Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
8/333 schools 7/337 schools 4/352 schools 4/357 schools 4/364 schools
41 47 54 54 55
African-American Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
16/333 schools 6/337 schools 10/352 schools 12/357 schools 9/364 schools
8 13 11 10 11
Hispanic Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
6/333 schools 5/337 schools 6/352 schools 6/357 schools 7/364 schools
13 18 16 15 14
Research Expenditures (millions of dollars)
2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13
16/203 schools 18/203 schools 16/208 schools 15/206 schools 9/208 schools
$126.9 $124.7 $137.7 $152.3 $190.1

Data Source: American Society for Engineering Education, Profiles of Engineering and Engineering Technology Colleges, 2013 Edition.

Footnotes:

  • Full-time plus part-time students.
  • Calculation was revised to include students at University Park and other campus locations enrolled in University Park engineering majors.

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