News Column

The Second 10: Nos. 11-20 Best Engineering Schools for Hispanic Students, 2008

Sept. 4, 2008
The Second 10: Nos. 11-20 Best Engineering Schools for Hispanic Students, 2008



Which engineering schools offer the most to Hispanics? Which ones are at the forefront of recruiting, retaining, and offering quality higher education? HispanTelligence, the research arm of Hispanic Business Inc., annually assesses the nation's top universities for Hispanics in the fields of medicine,engineering, business, and law. Following are this year's 2008 Engineering Schools for Hispanic Students, nos. 11-20.

11. University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign College Of Engineering
Graduate College 801 S. Wright Street, 204 Coble Hall, MC322
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 333-0035
Fax: (217) 333-8019
http://www.illinois.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 1044
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 46
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 4.4%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 310
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 10
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 3.2%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 423
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic Faculty 12
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School 2.8%

12. University Of Washington College Of Engineering
Office of Graduate Admissions, 301 Loew Hall, Box 84808
Seattle, WA 98124
(206) 543-5929
Fax: (206) 543-8798
http://www.washington.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 1105
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 26
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 2.4%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 442
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 6
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 1.4%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 389
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic Faculty N/A
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School N/A

13. Cornell University College Of Engineering
Caldwell Hall Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(607) 255-5820
Fax: (607) 255-1816
http://www.cornell.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 1378
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 39
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 2.8%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 719
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 20
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 2.8%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 243
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic faculty 4
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School 1.6%

14. Texas Tech University College Of Engineering
Box 41030
Lubbock, TX 79409
(806) 742-2787
Fax: (806) 742-4038
http://www.ttu.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 653
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 27
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 4.1%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 155
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 4
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 2.6%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 132
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic Faculty 4
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School 3.0%

15. Michigan State University College Of Engineering
Office of Admissions and Scholarships-MSU
East Lansing, MI 48824
(517) 355-8332
Fax: (517) 353-1647
http://www.msu.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 579
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 17
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 2.9%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 143
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 6
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 4.2%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 148
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic faculty 3
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School 2.0%

16. University Of California, Irvine, The Henry Samueli School Of Engineering
101 ECT-Graduate Student Affairs
Irvine, CA 92697
(949) 824-4334
Fax: (949) 824-3440
http://www.eng.uci.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 666
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 26
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 3.9%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 251
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 12
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 4.8%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 104
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic Faculty 5
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School 4.8%

17. The University Of Arizona College Of Engineering
Robert L. Nugent Building
Tucson, AZ 85721
(520) 621-3237
Fax: (520) 621-9799
http://www.arizona.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 655
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 27
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 4.1%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 201
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 7
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 3.5%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 129
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic faculty 7
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School 5.4%

18. University Of Houston Cullen College Of Engineering
122 E. Cullen Building
Houston, TX 77204
(713) 743-1010
Fax: (713) 743-9633
http://www.uh.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 646
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 21
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 3.3%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 178
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 9
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 5.1%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 139
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic faculty 5
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School 3.6%

19. Princeton University School Of Engineering & Applied Science
One Clio Hall
Princeton, NJ 08544
(609) 258-3034
Fax: (609) 258-7262
http://www.princeton.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 526
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 12
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 2.3%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 105
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 3
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 2.9%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 122
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic faculty 4
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School 3.3%

20. Rice University George R. Brown School Of Engineering
PO Box 1892
Houston, TX 77251
(713) 348-4002
Fax: (713) 348-4806
http://www.rice.edu

Total engineering school enrollment 508
Hispanic engineering school enrollment 21
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 4.1%
Total postgraduate degrees earned 144
Postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 9
Percent of postgraduate degrees earned to Hispanics 6.3%
Full-time Engineering school faculty 130
Full-time Engineering school Hispanic faculty N/A
Percent Hispanic faculty in Engineering School N/A






For more of Hispanic Business' signature lists, please see the Ranking Channel



Source: HispanicBusiness.com (c) 2008. All rights reserved.