ECE Departmental Statistics

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering maintains extensive statistics about all of our programs. These statistics provide comprehensive data analysis in various categories, giving a numerical breakdown and helping to show an overview of our student body. Below, you will find statistics on a variety of things focusing on both degrees and enrollment. Statistics are presented in easy to read table formats which are broken down in different ways including degree level, gender, race, and credit hours taken. Separate tables are included as well for faculty and staff breakdowns, information on faculty honors, program rankings, average earnings of department graduates, data on incoming freshmen and a breakdown of our facilities.

At a Glance

Faculty and Staff

  • 56 Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
    37 Full Professors
    13 Associate Professors
    6 Assistant Professors
  • 17 Teaching Faculty
  • 10 Research Faculty
  • 41 Adjunct Faculty
  • 16 Emeritus Faculty
  • 3 Associated Faculty
  • 24 Visiting Faculty
  • 32 Administrative and Support Staff
  • 24 PostDocs and Research Staff

Facilities

  • 8 Research Centers
  • 22 Research Laboratories
  • 16 Teaching Laboratories

Graduate Earnings

  • NC State Graduate Salary Information - BS ECE: $65,000
  • National Average (NACE) - BS EE: $56,944
  • National Average (NACE) - BS CPE: $59,967
  • NC State Graduate Salary Information - MS ECE: $71,611
  • National Average (NACE) - MS EE: $70,748
  • National Average (NACE) - MS CPE: $75,500

Faculty Honors

  • 20 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellows
  • 9 National Science Foundation CAREER Award Recipients
  • Commander's Award for Public Service Recipient
  • IEEE Medal of Honor Recipient
  • National Medal of Technology Recipient
  • Global Energy Prize Winner
  • 4 NSF Presidential Early CAREER Award for Scientist and Engineers (PECASE) Recipient
  • Changjiang Scholar
  • National Academy of Engineering Member
  • Young Achievement Award Recipient
  • 9 Distinguished Professors
  • Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award Recipient
  • University and College of Engineering Outstanding Advisor Award Recipient
  • NCSU Bell Tower Lighting in honor of faculty member receiving 100th US Patent

Incoming Freshmen Students

  • Fall 2015 Average SAT Range (CoE): 1322
  • Fall 2015 Average HighSchool GPA Range (CoE): 4.62

Degree Statistics

Degrees Conferred in the Department in 2013-2014

Degree
Bachelor
Master
Doctorate
Total
14CNEMS
0
27
0
27
14CPEBS
103
0
0
103
14CPEMS
0
91
0
91
14CPEPHD
0
0
10
10
14EEBS
161
0
0
161
14EEMS
0
74
0
74
14EEPHD
0
0
33
33
14EPSEMS
0
11
0
11
Total
264
203
43
510

Degrees Conferred in the Department by Ethnicity and Gender in 2013-2014

Degree Internat Unknown Hispanic Nat Amer Asian Afr Amer White Multi TOTAL
  F M F M F M M F M F M F M F M F M Total
Bachelor
1
11
1
6
2
19
0
1
19
3
17
16
152
1
5
25
229
254 
Master
37
116
0
1
0
3
0
1
3
1
3
2
27
0
0
41
153
194 
DR
4
28
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
8
0
0
4
38
42 
Total
42
155
1
7
2
22
0
2
23
4
21
18
187
1
5
70
420
490 


Enrollment Statistics

Department Totals by Full-Time/Part-Time and Classification in Spring 2015

Time Total FR SO JR SR MR DR
Full-Time
1,266
77
151
235
351
288
164
Part-Time
341
1
3
22
84
157
74
Total
1,607
78
154
257
435
445
238

College and Department Totals by Degree Level, and Race in Spring 2015

Department / Level Total Internationl Unknown Hispanic Native Amer Asian Amer Black Afr Am Pacific Isl White Two or More
Undergraduate
924
73
22
46
3
84
51
0
613
32
Graduate
683
527
2
8
0
19
10
1
115
1
Total
1,607
600
24
54
3
103
61
1
728
33

Department Totals by Degree Level, and Gender in Spring 2015

Department / Level Total Female Male
Undergraduate
924
92
832
Graduate
683
146
537
Total
1,607
238
1,369

Department Totals by Status and Double Major in Spring 2015

Level/
Classification
Total Primary Second
Total New Continue Reenter Total New Continue Reenter Total Continue
Undergrad FR
79
2
76
1
78
2
75
1
1
1
SO
157
0
157
0
154
0
154
0
3
3
JR
264
0
261
3
257
0
254
3
7
7
SR
450
0
446
4
435
0
431
4
15
15
Total
950
2
940
8
924
2
914
8
26
26
Graduate MR
445
37
408
0
445
37
408
0
0
0
DR
238
4
234
0
238
4
234
0
0
0
Total
683
41
642
0
683
41
642
0
0
0
Total
1,633
43
1,582
8
1,607
43
1,556
8
26
26

On-Campus Only by Full-Time/Part-Time and Classification in Spring 2015

Time Total FR SO JR SR MR DR
Full-Time
1,266
77
151
235
351
288
164
Part-Time
249
1
2
7
58
110
71
Total
1,515
78
153
242
409
398
235