ORISE reports track U.S. nuclear engineering enrollments and degrees awarded
The 2017-18 Nuclear Engineering Enrollments and Degrees Survey reports degrees granted between September 2016 and August 2017. Enrollment information refers to the fall term 2018. The enrollments and degrees data comprises students majoring in nuclear engineering or in an option program equivalent to a major. Thirty-five academic programs reported having nuclear engineering programs during 2018, and data was received from thirty-four programs. The report includes enrollment information on undergraduate students and graduate students and information by degree level for post-graduation plans.
To conduct a more thorough data analysis, view the infographic below to review the Nuclear Engineering Enrollments & Degrees 50-Year Trend Assessment from 1966 to 2015. You can also view a PDF of the assessment.