Over the last 90 years, the College of Engineering has reinforced its academic mission to give students the kind of hands-on, real-life experience that's only possible at a top-ranked urban research university. The college offers more than 50 degree and certificate programs led by world renowned faculty, as well as opportunities for continued learning through short courses and other programs.

The college's robust curricula puts studentsĀ on a track to provide leadership in emerging growth areas that will shape the future, including bioengineering, connectivity and mobility, nanotechnology, and alternative energy. Students work alongside educators and researchers who are experts in interdisciplinary fields such as advanced materials and manufacturing, smart and connected cities, autonomous vehicles, data science and analytics, energy storage, injury biomechanics, and sustainable water systems.

The philosophy of the College of Engineering is rooted in its High Impact Practices, which were created to ensure every student gains the technical and personal skills needed to embark on a successful career.