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The College of Engineering at University of Illinois--Urbana-Champaign

Engineering School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Stacey Kostell
Application deadline (U.S. residents) rolling
Application fee (U.S. residents) $50
Application deadline (international students) N/A
Application fee (international students) $60

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master's and Ph.D.) 7,780
Total acceptances (master's and Ph.D.) 2,012
Overall acceptance rate 25.9% - Low

Master's Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA N/A
Average GRE 546 verbal
771 quantitative
3.94 analytical writing
 

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA N/A
Average GRE 555 verbal
781 quantitative
3.89 analytical writing
 
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
79 internet-based test
 

Department Contacts

MBA Program http://www.collegetoppicks.com/mba/university-of-illinois-urbana-champaign.html
Aerospace engineering http:/​/​ae.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-2651
aerospace@illinois.edu
 
Biological/Agricultural engineering http:/​/​abe.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-3570
abe@illinois.edu
 
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering http:/​/​www.​bioen.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-1867
bioen@illinois.edu
 
Chemical engineering http:/​/​chbe.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-3640
cbowser@illinois.edu
 
Civil engineering http:/​/​cee.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-8038
civil@illinois.edu
 
Computer engineering http:/​/​www.​ece.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-2300
ece-advisor@illinois.edu
 
Computer science http:/​/​cs.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-3426
academic@cs.illinois.edu
 
Electrical engineering http:/​/​www.​ece.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-2300
ece-advisor@illinois.edu
 
Engineering management N/A
Engineering science and engineering physics http:/​/​physics.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-3645
mschweig@illinois.edu
 
Environmental engineering http:/​/​cee.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-8038
civil@illinois.edu
 
Industrial engineering http:/​/​www.​ise.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-2731
hilligos@illinois.edu
 
Materials engineering http:/​/​www.​matse.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-1441
matse@illinois.edu
 
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​mechse.​illinois.​edu
(217) 265-7653
sjbailey@illinois.edu
 
Mining N/A
Nuclear engineering http:/​/​npre.​illinois.​edu
(217) 333-2295
nuclear@illinois.edu
 
Petroleum engineering N/A
Other engineering programs N/A
 

Engineering School Academics

Enrollment

Total graduate engineering enrollment 2,773
Master's (full-time) 962
Master's (part-time) 128
Ph.D. (full-time) 1,640
Ph.D. (part-time) 43

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 816
Total master's graduates 541
International master's graduates 36.8%
Minority master's graduates 15.0%
Female master's graduates 18.7%
Total Ph.D. graduates 275
International Ph.D. graduates 58.2%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 9.5%
Female Ph.D. graduates 14.9%

Programs

99.9 percent of students reported specialty information. Totals may exceed 100% due to students with multiple specialities.

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Aerospace 18 5.1%
Agricultural 19 2.2%
Biomedical 8 2.1%
Chemical 13 3.8%
Civil 46 14.2%
Computer engineering 77 17.2%
Computer science 51 16.2%
Electrical 77 17.2%
Engineering science and engineering physics 51 9.6%
Environmental 46 3.7%
Industrial / Manufacturing 18 4.7%
Materials 23 6.1%
Mechanical 53 12.9%
Nuclear 8 2.2%
Other 0 0%

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 371
Part-time faculty 20
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering 16

Research (2010-2011)

Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $220,453,475
Full-time faculty engaged in engineering-related research during 2010-2011 academic year 329
 

Engineering School Ranking

#5 Best Engineering Schools

(12) Ranking by Specialties

#7 in Aerospace / Aeronautical / Astronautical
#2 in Biological / Agricultural
#39 in Biomedical / Bioengineering
#12 in Chemical
#1 in Civil
#5 in Computer Engineering
#3 in Electrical / Electronic / Communications
#3 in Environmental / Environmental Health
#16 in Industrial / Manufacturing
#4 in Materials
#7 in Mechanical
#10 in Nuclear

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score 79
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 4.6
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 4.4
Overall acceptance rate 25.9% - Low
Average GRE quantitative score (master's and Ph.D. students) 774
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 4.4:1 - High
Ph.D.s granted 275
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $220,453,475
Research expenditures per faculty member $571,122
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 4.3%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 2,773
 

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 2,773

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 2,602
Minority students 10.8%
International students 58.7%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 171
Minority students 19.3%
International students 21.6%
 

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Dan Mann
Financial aid phone (217) 333-0100

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $15,732 per year (in-state)
Full-time: $28,998 per year (out-of-state)
Part-time: $10,488 per year (in-state)
Part-time: $19,332 per year (out-of-state)
Required fees $3,482 per year
Room and board $12,058
Books and supplies $1,800
Miscellaneous expenses $2,760

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 283
Teaching assistants 601
Research assistants 1,630
Other appointments 9
 


 

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