296
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Pennsylvania / Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering is located in Philadelphia, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science in Engineering (MSE)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 78
Doctoral Degrees 13

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 Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,049
Applied
421
Accepted
206
Enrolled
40%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree, letters of recommendation, resume, personal statement
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree, letters of recommendation, resume, personal statement
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Student Body

296
Total Graduate Students
20%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
79%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.03%
Black or African American 0.34%
White or Caucasian 11%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 0.68%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (69%)
Female (30%)

Faculty

47
Total faculty
Full-time (38)
Part-time (9)
Male (39)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Circuits and computer engineering, information decision systems, nanodevices and nanosystems
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 3451 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
United States

Phone: 215-898-5000