Back to Results
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

William States Lee College of Engineering

Charlotte, NC

Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Interested?

Interested in The University of North Carolina at Charlotte? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Update my info
Your submission to William States Lee College of Engineering has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to William States Lee College of Engineering has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to William States Lee College of Engineering has been sent.

Overview

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte / William States Lee College of Engineering is located in Charlotte, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science in Engineering (MSE) Engineering
Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM) Engineering management Energy analytics, lean logistics/supply chains, systems analytics
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME) Mechanical engineering Metrology & manufacturing, thermal science & fluid mechanics, solid mechanics & materials science, motorsports engineering, dynamics &
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) Civil engineering Environmental and water resources, geo-environmental, geo-technical, structural, and transportation
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (MSEE) Electrical engineering
(Graduate Certificate) Applied energy and electromechanical systems engineering
Master of Science (MS) Construction and facilities management

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 209
Doctoral Degrees 39
Other Advanced Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

619
Applied
430
Accepted
126
Enrolled
69%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree, or its U.S. equivalent, from regionally-accredited college or university; minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on all previous work beyond high school; statement of purpose (essay); at least three recommendation forms
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree (or its U.S. equivalent) from regionally-accredited college or university; minimum overall GPA of 3.5 in master's degree program; letters of recommendation; statement of purpose
Additional Entrance Requirements Bachelor's degree from regionally-accredited university; minimum GPA of 2.75 on all post-secondary work attempted; transcripts; personal statement outlining why the applicant seeks admission to the program

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 557
TOEFL IBT score: 83
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

516
Total Graduate Students
59%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.1%
Black or African American 3.1%
White or Caucasian 27%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.58%
Asian 3.1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0.97%
Unknown 2.13%

Gender

Male (77%)
Female (22%)

Faculty

130
Total faculty
Full-time - 122
Part-time - 8
Male (106)
Female (24)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Environmental engineering, structures and geotechnical engineering, precision engineering and precision metrology, optoelectronics and microelectronics, communications
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
12,163,361

Location & Contact

Address 9201 University City Boulevard
Charlotte, NC  28223-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Ronald E. Smelser
Interim Dean
Email: rsmelser@uncc.edu
Phone: 704-687-8244

Update my info
Your submission to William States Lee College of Engineering has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to William States Lee College of Engineering has been sent.
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Update my info
Your submission to William States Lee College of Engineering has been sent.
×