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Undergraduate Engineering Education by the Numbers

 

Schools with the highest ratio of bachelor's degrees to teaching faculty by school*

Embry Riddle Aeronautical Univ. Prescott
6.12
Kettering University
5.23
Ohio Northern University
5.16
Tri-State University
5.02
University of South Alabama
4.96
North Dakota State University
4.94
California State University, Sacramento
4.88
Lawrence Technological University
4.86
Brigham Young University
4.79
California State Polytech, Pomona
4.74
University of Michigan, Dearborn
4.43
University of Wisconsin, Platteville
4.43
Clarkson University
4.38
Michigan State University
4.38
Northern Illinois University
4.34
Dartmouth College
4.25
Rose Hulman Inst. of Technology
4.22
University of South Florida
4.15
Calvin College
4.14
Michigan Technological University
4.08

 

Schools with the lowest ratio of bachelor's degrees to teaching faculty by school*

George Washington University
0.90
New Mexico Inst. Mining & Tech.
0.98
California Institute of Technology
1.02
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
1.13
University of Mississippi
1.17
University of Nevada, Reno
1.19
Univ. of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
1.37
University of Maine
1.38
Santa Clara University
1.47
Indiana U. Purdue U., Indianapolis
1.50
University of New Mexico
1.53
Wayne State University
1.54
Princeton University
1.55
William Marsh Rice University
1.58
University of Rochester
1.60
George Mason University
1.61
Univ. of Alabama, Birmingham
1.62
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
1.63
Brown University
1.65
Temple University
1.65

*Minimum 50 bachelor's degrees awarded.

 

Undergraduate engineering enrollment by class

1999
2000
2001
2002
Freshman
89,146
88,723
95,348
97,590
Sophomore
69,714
73,496
75,378
77,606
Junior
71,883
75,886
77,875
78,673
Senior
99,957
100,803
106,210
113,815
Total full time
330,700
338,908
358,811
367,684
Total part time
33,391
31,050
31,148
30,755

Data collected by the American Society for Engineering Education.
Compiled by Michael Gibbons

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