The College of Engineering at University of Louisiana–Lafayette

By | April 29, 2018

Engineering School Admissions


Director of admissions Dr. David Breaux
Application deadline (U.S. residents) rolling
Application fee (U.S. residents) $25
Application deadline (international students) N/A
Application fee (international students) $30

The College of Engineering at University of Louisiana--Lafayette

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master’s and Ph.D.) 706
Total acceptances (master’s and Ph.D.) 289
Overall acceptance rate 40.9% – Medium

Master’s Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.20
Average GRE 420 verbal
700 quantitative
2.96 analytical writing

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.00
Average GRE 419 verbal
716 quantitative
3.17 analytical writing
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
81 internet-based test

Department Contacts

Aerospace engineering N/A
Biological/Agricultural engineering N/A
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering N/A
Chemical engineering http:/​/​chemical.​louisiana.​edu
(337) 482-6562
[email protected]
Civil engineering http:/​/​civil.​louisiana.​edu
(337) 482-6511
[email protected]
Computer engineering http:/​/​ee.​louisiana.​edu
(337) 482-5365
[email protected]
Computer science http:/​/​www.​cacs.​louisiana.​edu/​
(337) 482-6147
[email protected]
Electrical engineering http:/​/​ee.​louisiana.​edu
(337) 482-6568
[email protected]
Engineering management http:/​/​emgt.​louisiana.​edu
(337) 482-5737
[email protected]
Engineering science and engineering physics N/A
Environmental engineering N/A
Industrial engineering N/A
Materials engineering N/A
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​mche.​louisiana.​edu
(337) 482-6517
[email protected]
Mining N/A
Nuclear engineering N/A
Petroleum engineering http:/​/​petroleum.​louisiana.​edu
(337) 482-5085
[email protected]
Other engineering programs N/A

Engineering School Academics


Total graduate engineering enrollment 309
Master’s (full-time) 165
Master’s (part-time) 62
Ph.D. (full-time) 63
Ph.D. (part-time) 19

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 176
Total master’s graduates 158
International master’s graduates 80.4%
Minority master’s graduates 2.5%
Female master’s graduates 29.7%
Total Ph.D. graduates 18
International Ph.D. graduates 50.0%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 0.0%
Female Ph.D. graduates 50.0%


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

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Chemical 6 7.1%
Civil 11 8.4%
Computer engineering 10 14.9%
Computer science 13 41.7%
Electrical 0 N/A
Engineering management 0 N/A
Mechanical 12 6.1%
Petroleum 6 16.2%
Other 9 5.5%

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 54
Part-time faculty 5
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering N/A

Research (2010-2011)

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

Engineering School Ranking

Rank Not Published Best Engineering Schools

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score N/A
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 1.8
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 2.0
Overall acceptance rate 40.9% – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students) 703
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 1.2:1 – Medium
Ph.D.s granted 18
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) N/A
Research expenditures per faculty member N/A
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 0.0%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 309

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 309

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 228
Minority students 6.6%
International students 75.9%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 81
Minority students 9.9%
International students 48.1%

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Cindy Perez
Financial aid phone (337) 482-6506


Full-time: $5,226 per year (in-state)
Full-time: $13,888 per year (out-of-state)
Part-time: $191 per credit (in-state)
Part-time: $479 per credit (out-of-state)
Required fees N/A
Room and board $8,236
Books and supplies $1,200
Miscellaneous expenses $3,792

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 8
Teaching assistants 19
Research assistants 54
Other appointments 79