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Title: Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering


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Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering
  • A New Kind of Engineering College
  • Needham, Massachusetts
  • Duncan Murdoch
  • November 14, 2002

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Mission and Funding
  • Purpose To provide exceptional engineering
    education to bright, and enterprising students at
    little or no cost.
  • Funding The F. W. Olin Foundation has provided a
    grant in excess of 400 million.
  • Founding Chartered in 1997 by the Commonwealth
    of Massachusetts

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Basic Facts
  • Size Projected total enrollment 600.
  • Program Undergraduate engineering.
  • Majors B.S. in electrical and computer
    engineering, mechanical engineering and
    engineering

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Basic Facts (cont.)
  • Curriculum Project-based, team-oriented approach
    emphasizing business and entrepreneurship, arts
    and humanities and rigorous technical
    fundamentals.
  • Facilities 500,000 square feet of academic,
    residential and administrative space. Phase 1
    300,000 square feet completed.
  • Scholarship All admitted students receive a
    four-year full-tuition scholarship valued at
    120,000.

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Faculty
  • Number 21 full-time and 2 academic partners.
  • Gender 14 men 9 women.
  • Applicants Received more than 2,100 resumes.
  • Background Researchers, artists, writers
    musicians, inventors and entrepreneurs.

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Faculty (cont.)
  • Research Nationally recognized in their fields
    and will use Olin undergraduates in their
    research activities.
  • Innovations No tenure awarded, no academic
    departments faculty is multi-disciplinary.
  • Ratio Currently 3 to 1 anticipated ratio of 10
    to 1 at full enrollment of 600 students.

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Admission Profile
  • Applicants 1201 applied 96 were admitted
  • Enrolled 75 (including 29 Olin Partners, 14
    deferred and 32 true freshmen)
  • Gender 38 men and 37 women
  • Geography 34 states and Costa Rica

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Admission Profile (cont.)
  • Ethnicity 23 percent students of color
  • Ave. GPA 4.4 (weighted on a 4.0 scale)
  • Valedictorians 20 salutatorians 9
  • Testing Middle 50 percent of class scored
    between 1440 and 1530 on the SAT.

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Admission Profile (cont.)
  • AP 41 receive recognition in the Advanced
    Placement Program as AP Scholars.
  • National Exams 45 percent were finalists in
    National Merit, National Achievement and National
    Hispanic Scholarships.
  • Leadership 17 were class presidents 17 academic
    team captains 11 athletic team captains 9
    editors and 50 community service participants.

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