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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
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
2/339 schools 2/341 schools 2/344 schools 2/348 schools 2/352 schools
1,327 1,303 1,359 1,450 1,511
Undergraduate Enrollment (1)
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
5/334 schools 10/337 schools 1/340 schools (2) 1/343 schools 2/348 schools
6,116 5,539 8,880 8,593 9,010
Engineering Master’s Degrees Awarded
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
20/252 schools 25/258 schools 33/260 schools 32/262 schools 40/266 schools
381 390 364 395 384
Engineering Doctorate Degrees Awarded
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
10/193 schools 11/194 schools 11/197 schools 10/196 schools 12/196 schools
188 164 169 198 165
Doctorate Degrees Awarded to Foreign Nationals
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
8/193 schools 15/194 schools 9/197 schools 8/196 schools 10/196 schools
128 81 110 123 104
Graduate Enrollment (1)
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
18/256 schools 22/259 schools 18/261 schools 17/266 schools 21/271 schools
1,748 1,665 1,937 1,953 1,863
Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
N/A 8/333 schools 6/337 schools 5/346 schools 5/357 schools
N/A 325 351 353 353
Women Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
6/325 schools 8/333 schools 7/337 schools 4/352 schools 4/357 schools
45 41 47 54 54
African-American Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
13/325 schools 16/333 schools 6/337 schools 10/352 schools 12/357 schools
9 8 13 11 10
Hispanic Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
5/325 schools 6/333 schools 5/337 schools 6/352 schools 6/357 schools
16 13 18 16 15
Research Expenditures (millions of dollars)
2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12
15/192 schools 16/203 schools 18/203 schools 16/208 schools 15/206 schools
$117.8 $126.9 $124.7 $137.7 $152.3

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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