The College of Engineering at University of Arkansas

Engineering School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Lynn Mosesso
Application deadline (U.S. residents) August 1
Application fee (U.S. residents) $40
Application deadline (international students) August 1
Application fee (international students) $50

The College of Engineering at University of Arkansas

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master’s and Ph.D.) 697
Total acceptances (master’s and Ph.D.) 268
Overall acceptance rate 38.5% – Medium

Master’s Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.30
Average GRE N/A

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.40
Average GRE 505 verbal
749 quantitative
3.60 analytical writing
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
79 internet-based test

Department Contacts

Aerospace engineering N/A
Biological/Agricultural engineering http:/​/​www.​baeg.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-2351
[email protected]
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering http:/​/​www.​baeg.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-2351
[email protected]
Chemical engineering http:/​/​www.​cheg.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-4951
[email protected]
Civil engineering http:/​/​www.​cveg.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-4954
[email protected]
Computer engineering http:/​/​www.​csce.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-6197
[email protected]
Computer science http:/​/​www.​csce.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-6197
[email protected]
Electrical engineering http:/​/​www.​eleg.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-3009
[email protected]
Engineering management N/A
Engineering science and engineering physics N/A
Environmental engineering http:/​/​www.​cveg.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-4954
[email protected]
Industrial engineering http:/​/​www.​ineg.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-6029
[email protected]
Materials engineering N/A
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​www.​meeg.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-3153
[email protected]
Mining N/A
Nuclear engineering N/A
Petroleum engineering N/A
Other engineering programs http:/​/​microep.​uark.​edu
(479) 575-3175
[email protected]

Engineering School Academics

Enrollment

Total graduate engineering enrollment 387
Master’s (full-time) 127
Master’s (part-time) 68
Ph.D. (full-time) 156
Ph.D. (part-time) 36

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 101
Total master’s graduates 81
International master’s graduates 50.6%
Minority master’s graduates 9.9%
Female master’s graduates 14.8%
Total Ph.D. graduates 20
International Ph.D. graduates 45.0%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 5.0%
Female Ph.D. graduates 20.0%

Programs

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

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Agricultural 0 N/A
Biomedical 19 7.5%
Chemical 18 10.1%
Civil 20 14.3%
Computer engineering 17 4.7%
Computer science 17 9.4%
Electrical 29 25.5%
Environmental 18 .3%
Industrial / Manufacturing 24 12.2%
Materials 0 N/A
Mechanical 21 10.1%
Petroleum 0 N/A

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 102
Part-time faculty 2
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering 2

Research (2010-2011)

Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $20,905,853
Full-time faculty engaged in engineering-related research during 2010-2011 academic year 91

Engineering School Ranking

#109 Best Engineering Schools

(6) Ranking by Specialties

#19 in Biological / Agricultural
#91 in Chemical
#81 in Civil
#102 in Electrical / Electronic / Communications
#19 in Industrial / Manufacturing
#109 in Mechanical

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score 22
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.3
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 2.7
Overall acceptance rate 38.5% – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students) 749
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 1.5:1 – Medium
Ph.D.s granted 20
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $20,905,853
Research expenditures per faculty member $201,017
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 2.0%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 387

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 387

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 283
Minority students 5.3%
International students 53.7%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 104
Minority students 19.2%
International students 26.0%

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Kattie Wing
Financial aid phone (479) 575-3806

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $335 per credit (in-state)
Full-time: $793 per credit (out-of-state)
Part-time: $335 per credit (in-state)
Part-time: $793 per credit (out-of-state)
Required fees $66 per credit
Room and board $8,363
Books and supplies $1,214
Miscellaneous expenses $1,473

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 52
Teaching assistants 58
Research assistants 153
Other appointments 0

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