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

  • Primary Faculty (includes Teaching Faculty)
    35 Full Professors
    17 Associate Professors
    16 Assistant Professors
    7 Lecturers
  • 40 Adjunct Faculty
  • 17 Emeritus Faculty
  • 75 Primary Faculty
  • 3 Associated Faculty
  • 25 Visiting Faculty
  • 73 Staff
  • Post-Docs

Facilities

  • 10 Research Centers
  • 42 Teaching and Research Laboratories

Incoming Freshmen Students

  • Average SAT Range (CoE): 1170-1350
  • Average ACT Range (CoE): mid-to-high 20s
  • Average GPA Range - Weighted (CoE): 3.9-4.4

Faculty Honors

  • 18 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellows
  • 9 National Science Foundation CAREER Award Recipients
  • Commander's Award for Public Service Recipient
  • NSF Presidential Early CAREER Award for Scientist and Engineers (PECASE) Recipient
  • Changjiang Scholar
  • National Academy of Engineering Member
  • Young Achievement Award Recipient
  • 5 Distinguished Professors
  • 4 Named 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

Graduate Earnings

  • NC State Graduate Salary Information - BS ECE: $58,614
  • 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

Degree Statistics

Degrees Conferred in the Department in 2012-2013

Degree
Bachelor
Master
Doctorate
Total
14CNEMS
0
19
0
19
14CPEBS
109
0
0
109
14CPEMS
0
91
0
91
14CPEPHD
0
0
15
15
14EEBS
155
0
0
155
14EEMS
0
64
0
64
14EEPHD
0
0
15
15
14EPSEMS
0
8
0
8
Total
264
182
30
476

Degrees Conferred in the Department by Ethnicity and Gender in 2012-2013

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
10
3
7
0
5
0
2
27
2
19
12
173
2
1
22
242
264 
Master
27
116
0
1
0
0
0
1
4
0
2
5
25
0
1
33
149
182 
DR
4
16
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
8
0
0
5
25
30 
Total
32
142
3
8
0
5
0
4
32
2
21
17
206
2
2
60
416
476 


Enrollment Statistics

Department Totals by Full-Time/Part-Time and Classification in Fall 2013

Time Total FR SO JR SR GR MR DR
Full-Time
1,337
146
173
207
319
0
326
166
Part-Time
273
3
7
31
75
1
84
72
Total
1,610
149
180
238
394
1
410
238

College and Department Totals by Degree Level, and Race in Fall 2013

Department / Level Total Internationl Unknown Hispanic Native Amer Asian Amer Black Afr Am Pacific Isl White Two or More
Undergraduate
961
69
25
55
1
87
58
0
636
30
Graduate
649
482
2
7
1
25
12
1
118
1
Total
1,610
551
27
62
2
112
70
1
754
31

Department Totals by Degree Level, and Gender in Fall 2013

Department / Level Total Female Male
Undergraduate
961
92
869
Graduate
649
122
527
Total
1,610
214
1,396

Department Totals by Status and Double Major in Fall 2013

Level/
Classification
Total Primary Second
Total New Trans Continue Reenter Total New Trans Continue Reenter Total Continue
Undergrad FR
149
113
0
34
2
149
113
0
34
2
0
0
SO
182
0
20
159
3
180
0
20
157
3
2
2
JR
242
0
40
199
3
238
0
40
195
3
4
4
SR
417
0
23
382
12
394
0
23
359
12
23
23
Total
990
113
83
774
20
961
113
83
745
20
29
29
Graduate GR
1
1
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
MR
410
167
0
243
0
410
167
0
243
0
0
0
DR
238
34
0
204
0
238
34
0
204
0
0
0
Total
649
202
0
447
0
649
202
0
447
0
0
0
Total
1,639
315
83
1,221
20
1,610
315
83
1,192
20
29
29

On-Campus Only by Full-Time/Part-Time and Classification in Fall 2013

Time Total FR SO JR SR GR MR DR
Full-Time
1,337
146
173
207
319
0
326
166
Part-Time
179
1
5
16
55
1
35
66
Total
1,516
147
178
223
374
1
361
232