Historical Data

The 2020 ENGINE Database highlights the following student profile:

ENGINE Database Year 2020 % 2019 % 2018 % 2017 % 2016 % 2015 %
ENGINE Member Institutions 76 78 82 77 66 56
Total Engineering Student Participants 16,212 15,514 15,599 16,998 15,381 11,621
Master’s Students 1,686 10% 1,127 7.20% 1,214 8% 1,344 8%
 – Domestic Students (U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents) 703 42% 507 45% 497 39% 469 35%
 – Female 440 26% 314 28% 349 29% 346 26%
 – Female Domestic 185 11% 159 14% 167 14% 110 8%
 – Transgender/LGTBQ+ 43 3% 37 3% 35 3% 22 2%
 – Underrepresented Minority Students (Black/African American, Hispanic, American Indian & U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident) 133 8% 108 9.50% 110 9% 99 7%
 Average Cumulative Graduate GPA 3.70 3.7 3.68 3.64
 – GPA 3.50 to 4.00 1,039 62% 720 64% 705 58% 735 55%
 – GPA 3.00 to 3.49 330 20% 217 19% 278 23% 247 18%
 – GPA < 3.00 21 1% 6 0.50% 28 2% 6 0%
Undergraduate Students 14,526 90% 14,387 93% 14,385 92% 15,693 92% 15,381 11,621
 – Domestic Students (U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents) 12,545 86% 12,347 86% 12,068 84% 13,514 86% 13,337 87% 10,079 87%
 – Graduating Seniors 6,654 46% 6,917 48% 6,448 45% 7,770 50% 6,956 45% 5,340 46%
 – Juniors and Beyond 7,869 54% 7,383 51% 7,523 52% 7,912 50% 8,397 55% 6,281 54%
 – Female 4,603 32% 4,488 31% 4,615 32% 4,826 31% 4,298 28% 3,327 29%
 – Female Domestic 4,038 28% 3,789 26% 3,819 27% 4,227 27% 3,686 24% 2,913 25%
 – Transgender/LGTBQ+ 678 627 4% 464 3% 441 3%
 – Underrepresented Minority Students (Black/African American, Hispanic, American Indian & U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident) 2,054 14% 2,118 15% 2,101 15% 2,273 14% 2,151 14% 1,474 13%
Average Cumulative Undergraduate GPA 3.56 3.56 3.55 3.56 3.56 3.54
 – GPA 3.75 to 4.00 5,846 40% 4,983 34% 4,891 34% 5,333 34% 5,098 33% 3,819 33%
 – GPA 3.50 to 3.74 3,711 26% 3,716 26% 3,641 25% 4,248 27% 4,511 29% 2,990 26%
 – GPA 3.25 to 3.49 2,720 19% 2,900 20% 2,918 20% 3,042 19% 2,826 18% 2,431 21%
 – GPA 3.00 to 3.24 1,993 14% 2,343 16% 2,316 16% 2,474 16% 2,388 16% 2,050 18%
 – GPA < 3.00 221 2% 391 3% 548 4% 537 3% 558 4% 323 3%