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Facts

Student, Faculty and Staff Numbers

Students

  • Total Students Enrolled: 4,699
  • B.S. Degrees Granted: 660
  • M.S. Degrees Granted: 252
  • Doctoral Degrees Granted: 44

Faculty and Staff

  • New Faculty Members Hired Since 2012: 10
  • Full-time Faculty Members: 129
  • National Science Foundation Career Awardees: 45
  • National Academy of Engineering Members: 3

Research

  • Research Expenditures FY 2012: $33.6 million

College Fast Facts

  • Drexel Engineering is the largest private engineering college in the nation according to undergraduate class size.
  • Drexel University was the first university to offer a fully online master's degree and require all students to have personal computers.
  • Baccalaureate programs in Electrical and Computer, Civil, Architectural and Environmental, Chemical, Materials and Mechanical Engineering are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.
  • The Baccalaureate program in Engineering Technology is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

 

 Official Fall enrollment
 Undergraduate Major
 Fall 2013 
 Architectural Engineering  261
 Computer Engineering  295
 Chemical Engineering  422
 Civil Engineering  300
 Engineering (General)  57
 Electrical Engineering  470
 Environmental Engineering  99
 Engineering Technology  134
 Mechanical Engineering  1083
 Materials Sci and Engineering  157
 Still Deciding  126
 Total enrollment  3404

 Degrees Awarded-Bachelors 
 Program/Major
 2012-13
 Architectural Engineering  49
 Computer Engineering  38
 Chemical Engineering  51
 Civil Engineering  93
 Engineering (General)  6
 Electrical Engineering  72
 Environmental Engineering  14
 Engineering Technology  27
 Mechanical Engineering  172
 Materials Sci and Engineering  20
 Total Bachelors degrees awarded  542