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Research

UTA is classified as a Research-1 "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. University-wide expenditures for engineering research are more than $45 million per year, with the College of Engineering contributing nearly half of that total.

Engineering faculty were awarded $28 million in new funded grants in 2016-17, a 30% increase over the previous year. Also, there was a 160% increase in new National Science Foundation grants in 2016-17.

Total Research Expenditures, 2012-2017

Graph of College of Engineering research expenditures from 2012-2017

2016-17 Research Expenditures by Department

2016-17 College of Engineering Research Expenditures by Department

2016-17 Per Faculty Research Expenditures

2016-17 College of Engineering Research Expenditures by Faculty

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