The College of Engineering and Applied Science at University of Cincinnati

Engineering School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Ms. Julie D. Muenchen
Application deadline (U.S. residents) March 31
Application fee (U.S. residents) $75
Application deadline (international students) March 31
Application fee (international students) $80

The College of Engineering and Applied Science at University of Cincinnati

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master’s and Ph.D.) 1,742
Total acceptances (master’s and Ph.D.) 499
Overall acceptance rate 28.6% – Medium

Master’s Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.50
Average GRE 525 verbal
741 quantitative
3.70 analytical writing

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.40
Average GRE 497 verbal
764 quantitative
3.63 analytical writing
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
92 internet-based test

Department Contacts

Aerospace engineering http:/​/​aerospace.​ceas.​uc.​edu/​
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Biological/Agricultural engineering N/A
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering http:/​/​seebme.​ceas.​uc.​edu/​Graduate_Students.​html
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Chemical engineering http:/​/​seebme.​ceas.​uc.​edu/​Graduate_Students.​html
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Civil engineering http:/​/​sas.​ceas.​uc.​edu/​
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Computer engineering http:/​/​secs.​ceas.​uc.​edu/​
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Computer science http:/​/​www.​cs.​uc.​edu/​
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Electrical engineering http:/​/​secs.​ceas.​uc.​edu/​
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Engineering management N/A
Engineering science and engineering physics N/A
Environmental engineering http:/​/​seebme.​ceas.​uc.​edu/​Graduate_Students.​html
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Industrial engineering N/A
Materials engineering http:/​/​www.​ceas.​uc.​edu/​programs_degrees/​materials_science_and_engineering.​html
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​www.​min.​uc.​edu/​me
(513) 556-3647
[email protected]
Mining N/A
Nuclear engineering N/A
Petroleum engineering N/A
Other engineering programs N/A

Engineering School Academics

Enrollment

Total graduate engineering enrollment 962
Master’s (full-time) 522
Master’s (part-time) 45
Ph.D. (full-time) 387
Ph.D. (part-time) 8

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 226
Total master’s graduates 177
International master’s graduates 49.7%
Minority master’s graduates 3.4%
Female master’s graduates 19.2%
Total Ph.D. graduates 49
International Ph.D. graduates 83.7%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 2.0%
Female Ph.D. graduates 14.3%

Programs

99.0 percent of students reported specialty information. Totals may exceed 100% due to students with multiple specialities.

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Aerospace 0 10%
Biomedical 0 4.9%
Chemical 0 5.3%
Civil 0 5.7%
Computer engineering 0 7.8%
Computer science 0 13.6%
Electrical 0 13.9%
Environmental 0 10.1%
Materials 0 6.6%
Mechanical 0 22.3%

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 139
Part-time faculty 17
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering 0

Research (2010-2011)

Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $26,639,798
Full-time faculty engaged in engineering-related research during 2010-2011 academic year 98

Engineering School Ranking

#80 Best Engineering Schools

(9) Ranking by Specialties

#29 in Aerospace / Aeronautical / Astronautical
#66 in Biomedical / Bioengineering
#81 in Chemical
#47 in Civil
#68 in Computer Engineering
#89 in Electrical / Electronic / Communications
#35 in Environmental / Environmental Health
#63 in Materials
#62 in Mechanical

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score 29
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.6
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 3.0
Overall acceptance rate 28.6% – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students) 744
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 2.8:1 – Medium
Ph.D.s granted 49
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $26,639,798
Research expenditures per faculty member $197,331
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 0.0%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 962

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 962

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 909
Minority students 3.1%
International students 69.0%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 53
Minority students 5.7%
International students 15.1%

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Ms. Julie D. Muenchen
Financial aid phone (513) 556-3647

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $12,087 per year (in-state)
Full-time: $23,211 per year (out-of-state)
Part-time: $403 per credit (in-state)
Part-time: $774 per credit (out-of-state)
Required fees $4,209 per year
Room and board $11,319
Books and supplies $500
Miscellaneous expenses $1,000

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 32
Teaching assistants 150
Research assistants 512
Other appointments 26