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

  • 59 Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
    39 Full Professors
    15 Associate Professors
    5 Assistant Professors
  • 19 Teaching Faculty
  • 10 Research Faculty
  • 24 Adjunct Faculty
  • 6 Affiliated Faculty
  • 15 Emeritus Faculty
  • 34 Visiting Faculty
  • 35 Administrative and Support Staff
  • 17 PostDocs and Research Staff

Facilities

  • 7 Research Centers
  • 26 Research Laboratories
  • 16 Teaching Laboratories

Graduate Earnings

  • 2015 NC State Graduate Salary Information - BS ECE: $65,000
  • National Average (NACE) - BS EE: $56,944
  • National Average (NACE) - BS CPE: $59,967
  • 2015 NC State Graduate Salary Information - MS ECE: $76,250
  • National Average (NACE) - MS EE: $70,748
  • National Average (NACE) - MS CPE: $75,500

Faculty Honors

  • 22 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 2014-2015

Degree
Bachelor
Master
Doctorate
Total
14CNEMS
0
31
0
31
14CPEBS
97
0
0
97
14CPEMS
0
66
0
66
14CPEPHD
0
0
6
6
14EEBS
177
0
0
177
14EEMS
0
89
0
89
14EEPHD
0
0
29
29
14EPSEMS
0
16
0
16
Total
274
202
35
511

Degrees Conferred in the Department by Ethnicity and Gender in 2014-2015

Degree Internat Unknown Hispanic Nat Amer Asian Afr Amer NatHPacl White Multi TOTAL
  F M F M F M F M F M F M M F M F M F M Total
Bachelor
4
9
1
9
3
20
0
0
0
25
1
14
0
13
168
2
5
60
207
274 
Master
36
115
0
1
0
2
1
0
1
6
0
3
1
6
30
0
0
51
151
202 
DR
5
20
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
6
0
1
8
26
35 
Total
45
144
1
10
3
22
1
0
1
31
1
19
1
20
204
2
6
119
384
511 


Enrollment Statistics

For program-specific enrollment:


Department Totals by Full-Time/Part-Time and Classification in Spring 2016

Time Total SO JR SR GR MR DR
Full-Time
1,503
94
227
435
1
509
237
Part-Time
41
2
14
20
0
0
5
Total
1,544
96
241
455
1
509
242

College and Department Totals by Degree Level, and Race in Spring 2016

Department / Level Total Internationl Unknown Hispanic Native Amer Asian Amer Black Afr Am White Two or More
Undergraduate
792
64
12
42
2
86
34
529
23
Graduate
752
603
3
11
0
21
7
105
2
Total
1,544
667
15
53
2
107
41
634
25

Department Totals by Degree Level, and Gender in Spring 2016

Department / Level Total Female Male
Undergraduate
792
75
717
Graduate
752
160
592
Total
1,544
235
1,309

Department Totals by Status and Double Major in Spring 2016

Level/
Classification
Total Primary Second
Total New Continue Reenter Total New Continue Reenter Total Continue
Undergrad SO
97
0
97
0
96
0
96
0
1
1
JR
245
0
245
0
241
0
241
0
4
4
SR
467
0
467
0
455
0
455
0
12
12
Total
809
0
809
0
792
0
792
0
17
17
Graduate GR
1
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
MR
509
34
473
2
509
34
473
2
0
0
DR
242
7
234
1
242
7
234
1
0
0
Total
752
41
708
3
752
41
708
3
0
0
Total
1,561
41
1,517
3
1,544
41
1,500
3
17
17

On-Campus Only by Full-Time/Part-Time and Classification in Spring 2016

Time Total SO JR SR GR MR DR
Full-Time
1,458
94
227
435
1
464
237
Part-Time
41
2
14
20
0
0
5
Total
1,499
96
241
455
1
464
242