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Figures as of 2016

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Total Enrolment

DISCIPLINE DEGREE 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Architecture & Landscape Architecture                      
  Bachelor 62 60 61 56 51 47 38 43 47 36 30
  Master 216 224 215 239 245 250 226 217 199 256 226
Community & Regional Planning                      
  Master 83 93 97 82 90            
  Doctorate 17 18 16 17 16            
Engineering                      
  Bachelor 5,678 5,418 5,177 5,042 4,924 4,708 4,510 4,414 3,729 3,613 3,440
  Master 801 752 768 759 788 803 718 643 510 529 507
  Doctorate 560 563 582 631 660 612 562 551 501 469 451
Nursing                      
  Bachelor 243 236 237 238 241 247 226 255 325 381 497
  Master 169 160 127 158 171 169 175 175 179 197 213
  Doctorate 32 28 29 36 37 38 34 33 27 26 20
TOTAL   7,861 7,552 7,309 7,258 7,223 6,874 6,489 6,331 5,517 5,507 5,384

*Note: The Bachelor of Architecture phased out at the end of 1999 and Bachelor of Environmental Design started in 2002. Bachelor of Environmental Design merged with the School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture in July 2005. The 2005 Master program includes Master of Landscape Architecture and Master of Advanced Studies in Landscape Architecture. School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP) joined APSC in spring of 2012. Numbers include UBC Okanagan Engineering programs. Master of Nursing (nurse practitioners) started in 2007 winter session. Numbers are based on headcounts of students enrolled in November and include visa students.

Gender Distribution

DISCIPLINE 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
    % % % % % % % % %
Architecture & Landscape Architecture                    
Female
61.5 62.7 60.1 56.3 58.4 55.6 55.1 54.6 55.3 48.0 55.5
Male
38.5 37.3 39.9 43.7 41.6 44.4 44.9 45.4 44.7 52.0 44.5
Community & Regional Planning                     
Female
59.5 59.5 55.8 55.7 55.1            
Male
40.5 40.5 44.2 44.3 44.9            
Engineering                    
Female
24.0 23.3 22.0 21.0 20.3 19.6 19.8 19.4 19.6 18.9 19.0
Male
76.0 76.7 78.0 79.0 79.7 80.4 80.2 80.6 80.4 81.1 81.0
Nursing                    
Female
88.7 88.4 87.0 87.5 88.4 89.2 91.3 92.4 93.3 93.7 93.2
Male
11.3 11.6 13.0 12.5

11.6

10.8 8.7 7.6 6.7 6.3 6.7

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Total Degrees Awarded

DEGREES AWARDED 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Bachelor 911 1,035 902 1,029 965 943 946 853 804 804 738
Master 345 327 365 438 458 341 302 284 321 256 313
Doctorate 42 55 69 115 71 86 71 75 62 69 48
TOTAL 1,298 1,417 1,336 1,582 1,494 1,370 1,319 1,212 1,187 1,129 1,099

Note: For 2015 and 2014, total degrees awarded represent UBC-V only as Engineering degrees awarded by UBC-O could not be obtained

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School of Architecture & Landscape Architecture

ENROLMENT BY PROGRAM 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Bachelor of Environmental Design 62 60 61 56 51 47 37 43 47 36 30
Master of Architecture 142 144 139 167 168 176 161 164 140 147 133
Master of Urban Design 14 13 16 - - - - - - - -
Master of Landscape Architecture 54 59 48 55 55 54 53 49 50 55 71
Master of Advanced Studies in Architecture 3 5 6 11 16 14 9 2 9 14 16
Master of Advanced Studies in Landscape Architecture 3 3 6 6 6 6 3 2 0 4 6
TOTAL 278 284 276 295 296 297 263 260 246 256 256

 

DEGREES AWARDED 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Bachelor of Environmental Design 29 30 26 25 19 16 22 21 10 16 14
Master of Architecture 27 31 40 44 43 27 34 29 44 22 35
Master of Urban Design 3 2                  
Master of Landscape Architecture 20 12 19 20 16 15 16 17 15 29 13
Master of Advanced Studies in Architecture 1 1 2 3 4 1 1 2 8 3 3
Master of Advanced Studies in Landscape Architecture 0 2 1 2     1 0 3 3 2
TOTAL 80 78 88 94 82 59 74 69 80 73 67

 

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School of Community & Regional Planning

ENROLMENT BY PROGRAM             2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Master of Arts in Planning          14 43 68 54 58
Master of Science in Planning          5 14 26 26 21
Master of Community and Regional Planning       63 34      
Dual program Master of Arts in Asia Pacific Policy Studies and the Master of Arts in Planning          1 2 3 3 3
Doctorate          17 18 16 17 16
TOTAL       100 111 113 100 98

School of Community and Regional Planning joined the Faculty of Applied Science in spring of 2012.

DEGREES AWARDED             2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Master of Arts in Planning          10 10 11 23 26
Master of Science in Planning          6 3 7 6 8
Doctorate          0 1 1 5 2
TOTAL          16 14 19 34 36

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Engineering Programs

ENROLMENT BY PROGRAM 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Bachelor 5,678 5,418 5,177 5,042 4,924 4,708 4,510 4,414 3,729 3,613 3,440
Master of Applied Science 449 450 462 450 491 501 476 443 382 395 404
Master of Engineering 239 246 306 309 297 302 242 200 128 134 103
Master of Engineering Leadership 113 56
Doctorate 563 582 631 660 612 562 554 501 469 451
TOTAL 6,677 6,527 6,432 6,372 6,123 5,790 5,611 4,740 4,611 4,398

 

UNDERGRAD ENROLMENT BY PROGRAM 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Common first-year 837 898 846 811 852 841 907 912 800 758 744
Chemical Eng-Chem Honours                     2
Chemical Engineering / Chemical & Biological Engineering 434 372 347 316 309 308 298 292 280 283 256
Civil Engineering 543 521 509 495 511 506 492 479 464 429 422
Computer Engineering 455 446 471 423 413 378 329 316 290 290 263
Electrical Engineering 657 643 652 648 618 598 578 596 587 589 568
Engineering Physics 267 267 264 260 265 254 247 260 246 259 248
Environmental Engineering 68 75 72 80 72 56 43 41 32 26 19
Geological Engineering 158 153 158 151 137 121 127 130 133 121 106
Integrated Engineering 195 177 162 168 159 149 136 126 130 127 105
Materials Engineering 196 174 173 163 155 151 137 144 144 142 148
Mechanical Engineering 525 509 512 516 503 494 476 483 483 460 447
Mining Engineering 192 191 178 206 192 165 151 154 140 128 111
UBC Okanagan Engineering 1,151 992 833 805 738 684 589 481 359 247 147
TOTAL 5,679 5,418 5,177 5,042 4,924 4,705 4,510 4,414 4,088 3,859 3,586

 

DEGREES AWARDED 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Bachelor of Applied Science 769 889 758 889 824 826 782 669 620 603 549
Master of Applied Science  70 81 74 153 165 138 105 125 116 101 132
Master of Engineering 179 156 163 128 155 114 98 66 60 37 64
Doctorate 42 50 67 105 68 83 69 74 57 65 44
TOTAL 1,060 1,176 1,062 1,275 1,212 1,161 1,054 934 854 806 789

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School of Nursing

ENROLMENT BY PROGRAM 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Bachelor of Science in Nursing 243 236 237 238 241 247 226 255 325 381 497
Master of Science in Nursing 112 112 98 127 141 141 149 148 153 197 213
Master of Nursing, Nurse Practitioner 27 30 29 31 30 28 26 27 26 12  
Master of Public Health and Master of Science in Nursing 5 3                  
Master of Health Leadership and Policy 25 15
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing 32 28 29 36 37 38 34 33 27 26 20
TOTAL 444 409 393 432 449 454 435 463 531 616 730

 

DEGREES AWARDED 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Bachelor of Science in Nursing 113 116 118 115 122 102 142 163 173 185 175
Master of Science in Nursing 12 16 32 31 24 34 33 33 63 61 64
Master of Nursing, Nurse Practitioner 17 13 16 14 14 12 14 12 12    
Master of Public Health and Master of Science in Nursing 0 0
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing 0 4 1 5 1 3 2 1 5 4 4
TOTAL 149 167 165 161 151 191 209 253 250 243

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