The College of Engineering at Marquette University

Engineering School Admissions


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

The College of Engineering at Marquette University

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master’s and Ph.D.) 308
Total acceptances (master’s and Ph.D.) 161
Overall acceptance rate 52.3% – Medium

Master’s Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA N/A
Average GRE 491 verbal
730 quantitative
3.69 analytical writing

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA N/A
Average GRE 455 verbal
755 quantitative
3.75 analytical writing
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 590 paper test
80 internet-based test

Department Contacts

Aerospace engineering N/A
Biological/Agricultural engineering N/A
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering http:/​/​www.​marquette.​edu/​engineering/​biomedical
(414) 288-3375
[email protected]
Chemical engineering N/A
Civil engineering http:/​/​www.​marquette.​edu/​engineering/​Civil_Environmental
(414) 288-7030
[email protected]
Computer engineering http:/​/​www.​marquette.​edu/​engineering/​Electrical_Computer
(414) 288-6820
[email protected]
Computer science N/A
Electrical engineering http:/​/​www.​marquette.​edu/​engineering/​Electrical_Computer
(414) 288-6820
[email protected]
Engineering management http:/​/​www.​marquette.​edu/​engineering/​enma.​shtml
(414) 288-6779
[email protected]
Engineering science and engineering physics N/A
Environmental engineering N/A
Industrial engineering N/A
Materials engineering N/A
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​www.​marquette.​edu/​engineering/​mechanical
(414) 288-7259
[email protected]
Mining N/A
Nuclear engineering N/A
Petroleum engineering N/A
Other engineering programs N/A

Engineering School Academics


Total graduate engineering enrollment 216
Master’s (full-time) 67
Master’s (part-time) 82
Ph.D. (full-time) 52
Ph.D. (part-time) 15

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 60
Total master’s graduates 49
International master’s graduates 22.4%
Minority master’s graduates 8.2%
Female master’s graduates 18.4%
Total Ph.D. graduates 11
International Ph.D. graduates 54.5%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 9.1%
Female Ph.D. graduates 18.2%


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

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Biomedical 20 24.5%
Civil 18 17.1%
Computer engineering 0 N/A
Computer science 0 N/A
Electrical 20 27.8%
Engineering management 0 7.4%
Environmental 0 N/A
Industrial / Manufacturing 0 N/A
Materials 0 N/A
Mechanical 18 18.5%
Other 0 4.6%

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 51
Part-time faculty 20
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering 0

Research (2010-2011)

Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $5,713,752
Full-time faculty engaged in engineering-related research during 2010-2011 academic year N/A

Engineering School Ranking

#131 Best Engineering Schools

(2) Ranking by Specialties

#51 in Biomedical / Bioengineering
#109 in Mechanical

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score 17
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.2
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 2.8
Overall acceptance rate 52.3% – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students) 735
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 1.0:1 – Low
Ph.D.s granted 11
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $5,713,752
Research expenditures per faculty member $107,806
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 0.0%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 216

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 216

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 119
Minority students 10.1%
International students 44.5%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 97
Minority students 10.3%
International students 19.6%

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Tom Marek
Financial aid phone (414) 288-5325


Full-time: $945 per credit
Part-time: $945 per credit
Required fees $0 per credit
Room and board $12,950
Books and supplies $840
Miscellaneous expenses $3,000

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 5
Teaching assistants 37
Research assistants 63
Other appointments N/A