The College of Engineering and Computer Science at Syracuse University

Engineering School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Lori Kilsh
Application deadline (U.S. residents) rolling
Application fee (U.S. residents) $75
Application deadline (international students) N/A
Application fee (international students) $75

The College of Engineering and Computer Science at Syracuse University

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master’s and Ph.D.) 2,439
Total acceptances (master’s and Ph.D.) 871
Overall acceptance rate 35.7% – Medium

Master’s Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.30
Average GRE 446 verbal
756 quantitative
3.50 analytical writing

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.50
Average GRE 449 verbal
761 quantitative
3.30 analytical writing
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
80 internet-based test

Department Contacts

Aerospace engineering http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​mechaero_engineering/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-4367
[email protected]
Biological/Agricultural engineering N/A
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​biochem_engineering/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-1931
[email protected]
Chemical engineering http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​biochem_engineering/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-1931
[email protected]
Civil engineering http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​civilenvironment_eng/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-2558
[email protected]
Computer engineering http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​dept_electricalengcompsci/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-2655
[email protected]
Computer science http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​dept_electricalengcompsci/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-2655
[email protected]
Electrical engineering http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​dept_electricalengcompsci/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-2655
[email protected]
Engineering management http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​mechaero_engineering/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-4367
[email protected]
Engineering science and engineering physics N/A
Environmental engineering http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​civilenvironment_eng/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-2558
[email protected]
Industrial engineering N/A
Materials engineering N/A
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​www.​lcs.​syr.​edu/​academic/​mechaero_engineering/​index.​aspx
(315) 443-4367
[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 920
Master’s (full-time) 522
Master’s (part-time) 174
Ph.D. (full-time) 191
Ph.D. (part-time) 33

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 277
Total master’s graduates 251
International master’s graduates 78.9%
Minority master’s graduates 4.4%
Female master’s graduates 22.3%
Total Ph.D. graduates 26
International Ph.D. graduates 73.1%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 15.4%
Female Ph.D. graduates 15.4%

Programs

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

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Aerospace 28 14.8%
Biomedical 9 5.5%
Chemical 11 4.7%
Civil 9 6.5%
Computer engineering 12 27%
Computer science 10 14.8%
Electrical 21 15.5%
Engineering management 4 8.9%
Environmental 6 2.3%
Industrial / Manufacturing 0 N/A
Mechanical 0 N/A

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 68
Part-time faculty 34
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering 1

Research (2010-2011)

Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $12,431,618
Full-time faculty engaged in engineering-related research during 2010-2011 academic year 37

Engineering School Ranking

#74 Best Engineering Schools

(6) Ranking by Specialties

#39 in Aerospace / Aeronautical / Astronautical
#66 in Biomedical / Bioengineering
#70 in Chemical
#68 in Civil
#62 in Electrical / Electronic / Communications
#72 in Mechanical

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score 31
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.7
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 3.0
Overall acceptance rate 35.7% – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students) 758
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 2.8:1 – Medium
Ph.D.s granted 26
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $12,431,618
Research expenditures per faculty member $191,255
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 1.5%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 920

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 920

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 713
Minority students 3.6%
International students 86.4%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 207
Minority students 5.8%
International students 14.0%

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director N/A
Financial aid phone (315) 443-2545

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $1,206 per credit
Part-time: $1,206 per credit
Required fees $1,096 per year
Room and board $12,580
Books and supplies $1,380
Miscellaneous expenses $4,586

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 18
Teaching assistants 90
Research assistants 93
Other appointments 7