School of Engineering Vanderbilt University

School of Engineering Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
28%
72%
student ratio
469
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
15%
acceptance rate
9 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Engineering And Applied Sciences Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering (M Eng)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 64
    • Doctoral Degrees 50
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 24
    • * 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 Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

15% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,358
    • Accepted 212
    • Acceptance Rate 15
    • Enrolled 120
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students469
    • Female Percentage28%
    • Male Percentage72%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students469
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian50%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student39%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty86
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage13%
    • Male Percentage87%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRobotics, microelectronics, reliability in design, software engineering, medical imaging
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$54,568,000

Location & Contact

School of Engineering

Vanderbilt University

VU Station B, Box 351826 2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 37235
United States

Philippe Fauchet

Dean

Phone: 615-322-0720
Fax: 615-343-8006
Email: philippe.fauchet@vanderbilt.edu

Dr. Duco Jansen

Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies

Phone: 615-322-2762
Fax: 615-343-8006
Email: duco.jansen@vanderbilt.edu


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