Last updated Nov. 17, 2015

12 Number of academic departments
18 Number of undergraduate majors*
24 Number of master’s degree programs
2,732 Number of graduate students
5,332 Number of undergraduate students
2,104 Total number of female graduate and undergraduate students (25.8%—all-time high)
13,144 Number of freshman applications (all-time high)
1,076 Number of incoming freshman (largest incoming class in history)
352 Number of female freshman students (32.7%—all-time high)
31.5 Average ACT score for incoming freshmen (all-time high)
1399.8 Average SAT score for incoming freshmen
90 Number of National Merit Scholars incoming freshmen (147 total University-wide)
99.5 Percent of freshmen graduating in the top 25 percent of their high school class
494 Number of transfer students
70+ Number of student groups in CSE
1,000+ Number of student groups at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
33.3 Percent of the University of Minnesota Marching Band members who are CSE students
1,253 Number of bachelor’s degrees granted in 2014-15 (a 30% increase from 2008-09)
95 Percent of new bachelor degree grads who are employed or attending grad school within six months of graduation
71 Percent of new bachelor degree grads who are employed in Minnesota
535 Number of master’s degrees granted (2014-15)
226 Number of doctoral degrees granted (2014-15)
433 Number of tenured and tenure-track faculty
8 Number of Regents professors
13 Number of National Academy of Engineering faculty members
4 Number of National Academy of Science faculty members
715 Number of invention disclosures generated by CSE faculty and students in the last five years
144 Number of patents generated by CSE faculty and students in the last five years
16 Number of start-up companies generated by CSE faculty and students in the last five years
$141.9 million Research funding CSE received in FY2015 (up 1.2% from the previous year)
$137.4 million Research expenditures by CSE in FY2015
$12.2 million Business and industry research support in FY2015
65,000 Number of living alumni
2,600 Number of Minnesota companies founded by alumni
$46 billion Annual revenue of Minnesota companies founded by CSE alumni
4,150 Number of worldwide companies founded by alumni
$90 billion Annual revenue of companies worldwide founded by CSE alumni

* Statistics will be offered through the College of Liberal Arts for students entering the University of Minnesota after fall 2015. Including statistics for current students, we offer 19 undergraduate majors.