Engineering Schools

Best Engineering Schools in North Carolina

National Ranking Best Engineering Programs
28 Duke University (Pratt) (Durham, NC)
Overall acceptance rate: 23.0%
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students): 774
Tuition: Full-time: $40,720 per year
Total graduate engineering enrollment: 907
Research expenditures per faculty member: $756,991
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year): $90,082,000
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering: 2.5%
31 North Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC)
Overall acceptance rate: 20.3%
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students): 755
Tuition: In-state, full-time: $7,834 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $19,882 per year
Total graduate engineering enrollment: 2,899
Research expenditures per faculty member: $486,626
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year): $148,421,098
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering: 3.1%
85 University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
Overall acceptance rate: 42.0%
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students): 710
Tuition: In-state, full-time: $7,643 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $23,773 per year
Total graduate engineering enrollment: 146
Research expenditures per faculty member: $303,027
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year): $10,908,980
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering: 0.0%
145 North Carolina A&T State University (Greensboro, NC)
Overall acceptance rate: 74.6%
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students): N/A
Tuition: In-state, full-time: $3,397 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $13,605 per year
Total graduate engineering enrollment: 342
Research expenditures per faculty member: $147,925
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year): $11,094,382
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering: 0.0%
188 University of North Carolina–Charlotte (Lee) (Charlotte, NC)
Overall acceptance rate: 65.1%
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students): 686
Tuition: In-state, full-time: $3,689 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $15,226 per year
Total graduate engineering enrollment: 411
Research expenditures per faculty member: $107,450
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year): $10,745,000
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering: 0.0%