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)
    40 Full Professors
    20 Associate Professors
    13 Assistant Professors
    8 Lecturers
  • 41 Adjunct Faculty
  • 15 Emeritus Faculty
  • 81 Primary Faculty
  • 3 Associated Faculty
  • 20 Visiting Faculty
  • 75 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 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 Fall 2014

Time Total FR SO JR SR GR MR DR
Full-Time
1,429
147
154
240
324
0
390
174
Part-Time
293
1
2
27
86
1
102
74
Total
1,722
148
156
267
410
1
492
248

College and Department Totals by Degree Level, and Race in Fall 2014

Department / Level Total Internationl Unknown Hispanic Native Amer Asian Amer Black Afr Am Pacific Isl White Two or More
Undergraduate
981
76
26
49
3
95
52
0
648
32
Graduate
741
560
3
10
0
25
13
1
127
2
Total
1,722
636
29
59
3
120
65
1
775
34

Department Totals by Degree Level, and Gender in Fall 2014

Department / Level Total Female Male
Undergraduate
981
98
883
Graduate
741
158
583
Total
1,722
256
1,466

Department Totals by Status and Double Major in Fall 2014

Level/
Classification
Total Primary Second
Total New Trans Continue Reenter Total New Trans Continue Reenter Total Trans Continue
Undergrad FR
148
135
1
10
2
148
135
1
10
2
0
0
0
SO
158
0
17
137
4
156
0
16
136
4
2
1
1
JR
273
0
45
223
5
267
0
45
217
5
6
0
6
SR
427
0
13
409
5
410
0
13
392
5
17
0
17
Total
1,006
135
76
779
16
981
135
75
755
16
25
1
24
Graduate GR
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
MR
492
256
0
236
0
492
256
0
236
0
0
0
0
DR
248
34
0
214
0
248
34
0
214
0
0
0
0
Total
741
290
0
451
0
741
290
0
451
0
0
0
0
Total
1,747
425
76
1,230
16
1,722
425
75
1,206
16
25
1
24

On-Campus Only by Full-Time/Part-Time and Classification in Fall 2014

Time Total FR SO JR SR MR DR
Full-Time
1,428
147
154
240
324
389
174
Part-Time
193
1
1
11
64
47
69
Total
1,621
148
155
251
388
436
243