469
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Vanderbilt University / School of Engineering is located in Nashville, TN, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Engineering (M Eng)
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 64
Doctoral Degrees 50
Other Advanced Degrees 24

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 General Test
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,358
Applied
212
Accepted
120
Enrolled
16%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

469
Total Graduate Students
4%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
95%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.56%
Black or African American 3.2%
White or Caucasian 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 2.13%

Gender

Male (71%)
Female (28%)

Faculty

86
Total faculty
Full-time (86)
Part-time (0)
Male (75)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Robotics, microelectronics, reliability in design, software engineering, medical imaging
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
54,568,000

Location & Contact

Address VU Station B, Box 351826
2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN  37235
United States
Contact Philippe Fauchet
Dean
Email: philippe.fauchet@vanderbilt.edu
Phone: 615-322-0720
Fax: 615-343-8006