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

  • 61 Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
    38 Full Professors
    15 Associate Professors
    8 Assistant Professors
  • 20 Teaching Faculty
  • 9 Research Faculty
  • 36 Adjunct Faculty
  • 10 Affiliated Faculty
  • 17 Emeritus Faculty
  • 16 Visiting Faculty
  • 38 Administrative and Support Staff
  • 18 PostDocs and Research Staff

Facilities

  • 8 Research Centers
  • 17 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 2017

Time Total FR SO JR SR MR DR
Full-Time
1,236
75
152
214
359
278
158
Part-Time
412
0
2
18
88
193
111
Total
1,648
75
154
232
447
471
269

College and Department Totals by Degree Level, and Race in Spring 2017

Department / Level Total Internationl Unknown Hispanic Native Amer Asian Amer Black Afr Am White Two or More
Undergraduate
908
93
22
32
1
97
44
580
39
Graduate
740
595
3
9
0
22
4
105
2
Total
1,648
688
25
41
1
119
48
685
41

Department Totals by Degree Level, and Gender in Spring 2017

Department / Level Total Female Male
Undergraduate
908
111
797
Graduate
740
154
586
Total
1,648
265
1,383

Department Totals by Status and Double Major in Spring 2017

Level/
Classification
Total Primary Second
Total New Continue Reenter Total New Continue Reenter Total Continue
Undergrad FR
75
6
69
0
75
6
69
0
0
0
SO
155
0
155
0
154
0
154
0
1
1
JR
235
0
235
0
232
0
232
0
3
3
SR
461
0
461
0
447
0
447
0
14
14
Total
926
6
920
0
908
6
902
0
18
18
Graduate MR
471
24
446
1
471
24
446
1
0
0
DR
269
10
258
1
269
10
258
1
0
0
Total
740
34
704
2
740
34
704
2
0
0
Total
1,666
40
1,624
2
1,648
40
1,606
2
18
18

On-Campus Only by Full-Time/Part-Time and Classification in Spring 2017

Time Total FR SO JR SR MR DR
Full-Time
1,235
75
152
214
359
277
158
Part-Time
370
0
2
18
88
151
111
Total
1,605
75
154
232
447
428
269