Surveys & Profiles

Annual Data Collection


IRA collects the leading data on engineering colleges in the United States including both individual college statistics and national trends. This data is published annually in the Profiles of Engineering Colleges book, which is sent to all ASEE deans and is available online.

  • Profiles of U.S. and Canadian engineering schools: Available here.
  • The 2015 Profiles of Engineering and Engineering Technology Colleges can be purchased here.
  • For visual help on completing the Profiles survey, please see our video series here.

Faculty Salary Survey

The Faculty Salary Survey allows universities benchmark themselves against regional peers, national peers and aspirational peers. ASEE has received strong praise from deans who regularly use these data, as we help them meet their salary demands without overspending.

Faculty salaries: Available here.

Faculty Salary

Retention Survey

AEIR aims to address the issue of retention with a bi-annual survey given to universities, in order to better understand retention rates. We provide reliable, broad-based data that aids in developing successful retention strategies.

  • Undergraduate engineering student retention survey: Available here.