The College of Engineering at University of Alabama–Huntsville

Engineering School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Kimberly A Gray
Application deadline (U.S. residents) July 16
Application fee (U.S. residents) $40
Application deadline (international students) July 16
Application fee (international students) $50

The College of Engineering at University of Alabama--Huntsville

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master’s and Ph.D.) 615
Total acceptances (master’s and Ph.D.) 360
Overall acceptance rate 58.5% – High

Master’s Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.40
Average GRE 475 verbal
700 quantitative
3.51 analytical writing

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.30
Average GRE 460 verbal
685 quantitative
3.69 analytical writing
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 500 paper test
62 internet-based test

Department Contacts

Aerospace engineering http:/​/​www.​mae.​uah.​edu
(256) 824-6154
[email protected]
Biological/Agricultural engineering N/A
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering http:/​/​www.​biotech.​uah.​edu/​
(256) 824-3715
[email protected]
Chemical engineering http:/​/​www.​che.​uah.​edu
(256) 824-6810
[email protected]
Civil engineering http:/​/​http:/​/​www.​cee.​uah.​edu/​
(256) 824-6854
[email protected]
Computer engineering http:/​/​www.​ece.​uah.​edu
(256) 824-6316
[email protected]
Computer science http:/​/​www.​cs.​uah.​edu
(256) 824-6088
[email protected]
Electrical engineering http:/​/​www.​ece.​uah.​edu
(256) 824-6316
[email protected]
Engineering management http:/​/​www.​iseem.​uah.​edu
(256) 824-6256
[email protected]
Engineering science and engineering physics N/A
Environmental engineering N/A
Industrial engineering http:/​/​www.​iseem.​uah.​edu
(256) 824-6256
[email protected]
Materials engineering http:/​/​http:/​/​matsci.​uah.​edu/​
(256) 824-6810
[email protected]
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​www.​mae.​uah.​edu
(256) 824-6154
[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 769
Master’s (full-time) 145
Master’s (part-time) 378
Ph.D. (full-time) 98
Ph.D. (part-time) 148

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 143
Total master’s graduates 121
International master’s graduates 24.8%
Minority master’s graduates 5.8%
Female master’s graduates 19.0%
Total Ph.D. graduates 22
International Ph.D. graduates 31.8%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 0.0%
Female Ph.D. graduates 13.6%

Programs

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

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Aerospace 38 10.9%
Biomedical 7 3.9%
Chemical 7 2%
Civil 9 4.3%
Computer engineering 37 5.9%
Computer science 20 15%
Electrical 37 19.1%
Engineering management 16 8.1%
Environmental 0 N/A
Industrial / Manufacturing 16 19.2%
Materials 7 1%
Mechanical 38 13.1%
Other 12 6.8%

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 80
Part-time faculty 45
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering 1

Research (2010-2011)

Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $50,960,000
Full-time faculty engaged in engineering-related research during 2010-2011 academic year 73

Engineering School Ranking

#88 Best Engineering Schools

(3) Ranking by Specialties

#112 in Electrical / Electronic / Communications
#56 in Industrial / Manufacturing
#101 in Mechanical

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score 26
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.3
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 3.0
Overall acceptance rate 58.5% – High
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students) 696
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 1.2:1 – Medium
Ph.D.s granted 22
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $50,960,000
Research expenditures per faculty member $698,082
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 1.3%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 769

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 769

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 243
Minority students 8.6%
International students 48.1%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 526
Minority students 13.3%
International students 2.9%

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Andy Weaver
Financial aid phone (256) 824-6241

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $7,830 per year (in-state)
Full-time: $18,748 per year (out-of-state)
Part-time: $5,682 per year (in-state)
Part-time: $13,540 per year (out-of-state)
Required fees N/A
Room and board $7,110
Books and supplies $1,567
Miscellaneous expenses $1,959

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 1
Teaching assistants 91
Research assistants 79
Other appointments 3

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