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Swanson School of Engineering University of Pittsburgh

  • Pittsburgh, PA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 25%75%
    student ratio
  • 981
    total students
  • $19,964 | $32,686
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Engineering And Applied Sciences Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Science in Bioengineering (MSBENG)
      Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (MS Ch E)
      Master of Science in Chemical Engineering/Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering (MS Ch E/MSPE)
      Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering (MSCEE)
      Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (MSEE)
      Master of Science in Industrial Engineering (MSIE)
      Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME)
      Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering (MSNE)
      Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering (MSPE)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 176
    • Doctoral Degrees 58
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

30% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 3,087
    • Accepted 950
    • Acceptance Rate 30
    • Enrolled 292
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline July 1st July 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$19,964
    • Out-of-state tuition *$32,686
    • International student tuition$32,686
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$740.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students981
    • Female Percentage25%
    • Male Percentage75%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students981
    • Part-time Percentage31%
    • Full-time Percentage69%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty311
    • Full-time Percentage38%
    • Part-time Percentage62%
    • Female Percentage13%
    • Male Percentage87%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchArtificial organs, biotechnology, signal processing, construction management, fluid dynamics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$87,163,723

Location & Contact

Swanson School of Engineering

University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. Gerald Holder

Dean

Phone: 412-624-9811
Fax: 412-624-0412
Email: holder@engrng.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-624-9800
Fax: 412-624-9808
Email: ssoeadm@pitt.edu



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