University of California-Los Angeles - Engineering

University of California-Los Angeles
Address405 Hilgard Ave
CityLos Angeles
LevelFour or more years
Total Engineering Students3627 (Undergraduate), 1298 (graduate), 967 (PhD)
PhDs granted(current yr)250
Total Engineering Teachers173
Total Engineering Research Expenditure$92343
Admission Rate (Undergrad)24094 (Applications), 3032 (Offered admissions), 789 (Accepted)
GPA (for Undergrad)95 [percentage of students ranked in top 25% of their high school class]
Admission Rate (Grad)6868 (Applications), 1916 (Offered admissions), 874 (Accepted)
Carnegie ClassificationResearch Universities (very high research activity)
Application Fees
Undergrad Application Fees$70
Grad Application Fees$90
Tuition / Fees
Undergrad In-State$14632
Undergrad Out-State$42646
Grad In-State$17000
Grad Out-State$33000
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Engineering Courses/Degrees

Aerospace- Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering
Biomedical/Medical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering- General
Electrical- Electronics and Communications Engineering
Geological/Geophysical Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Materials Engineering
Materials Science
Mechanical Engineering

During the 2009-10 academic year, 52% of UCLA undergraduates received financial aid (including student and parent loans); average award was $17,008.

Need-based Grants and Scholarships, 2009-10 49% of Fall 2009 UCLA undergraduates received need-based scholarships or grant aid; the average award was $13,302. 35% of UCLA undergraduates received Pell Grants.

Admission to the UCLA Electrical Engineering graduate program is quite competitive. Recently admitted applicants have had a median grade point average of 3.8/4.0 (87.89/100, 9.22/10, and 17.69/20), while their Graduate Record Examination scores on the Verbal, Quantitative, and Analytical sections have averaged 541, 770, and 3.83, respectively.

Computer Science (Avg. GRE Scores)
International M.S. admittees V: 573 (76%) Q: 790 (92%) AW : 3.87 (38%)
Domestic M.S. admittees V: 588 (79%); Q: 762 (85%) AW: 4.5 (62%)

Engineering Resources

10. The University of Texas at Austin
11. Purdue University
12. University of California-Los Angeles
13. Princeton University
14. University of California-San Diego

GRE Scores and Admissions