2017 Student Profile

The 2017 ENGINE Database highlights the following student profile:

ENGINE Database Year 2017 % 2016 % 2015 %
ENGINE Member Institutions 77 66 56
Total Engineering Student Participants 16,998 15,381 11,621
Masters Students 1,344 8%
 – Domestic Students (U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents) 469 35%
 – Female 346 26%
 – Female Domestic 110 8%
 – Transgender/LGTBQ+ 22 2%
 – Underrepresented Minority Students (Black/African American, Hispanic, American Indian & U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident) 99 7%
 Average Cumulative Graduate GPA 3.64
 – GPA 3.50 to 4.00 735 55%
 – GPA 3.00 to 3.49 247 18%
 – GPA < 3.00 6 0%
Undergraduate Students 15,693 92% 15,381 11,621
 – Domestic Students (U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents) 13,514 86% 13,337 87% 10,079 87%
 – Graduating Seniors 7,770 50% 6,956 45% 5,340 46%
 – Juniors and Beyond 7,912 50% 8,397 55% 6,281 54%
 – Female 4,826 31% 4,298 28% 3,327 29%
 – Female Domestic 4,227 27% 3,686 24% 2,913 25%
 – Transgender/LGTBQ+ 441 3%
 – Underrepresented Minority Students (Black/African American, Hispanic, American Indian & U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident) 2,273 14% 2,151 14% 1,474 13%
Average Cumulative Undergraduate GPA 3.56 3.56 3.54
 – GPA 3.75 to 4.00 5,333 34% 5,098 33% 3,819 33%
 – GPA 3.50 to 3.74 4,248 27% 4,511 29% 2,990 26%
 – GPA 3.25 to 3.49 3,042 19% 2,826 18% 2,431 21%
 – GPA 3.00 to 3.24 2,474 16% 2,388 16% 2,050 18%
 – GPA < 3.00 537 3% 558 4% 323 3%