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Undergraduate Degree Programs

The School of Engineering is home to nine departmental and eight interdepartmental major programs.

Undergraduate Handbook

For details on program objectives and requirements, see the Handbook for Undergraduate Engineering Programs (UGHB) website. Here you will find a Major Programs page and requirements listed for Minor Programs and Honors Programs.

Bioengineering (BioE)

A fusion of engineering, the life sciences and medicine. This program is jointly supported by the School of Engineering and the School of Medicine.
More information: Department of Bioengineering

Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors

Chemical Engineering (CHE)

Fundamental knowledge and pioneering technologies in chemical science and engineering. 
More information: Department of Chemical Engineering

Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors, Minor

The program in Chemical Engineering is accredited by the EAC Accreditation Commission of ABET

Civil Engineering (CE)

Design, construction and management of sustainable buildings and infrastructure.
More information: Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors, Minor

The program in Civil Engineering is accredited by the EAC Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Computer Sciences (CS)

The science of computing in a wide-ranging field of focus areas.
More information: Computer Sciences (CS)

Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors, Minor

Electrical Engineering (EE)

Built on a foundation of physical science, math, computing and technology.
More information: Electrical Engineering (EE)

Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors, Minor

Environmental Systems Engineering (ENVSE)

Equipping students with the problem solving skills and knowledge necessary to assess and develop solutions to environmental problems impacting the biosphere, land, water and air quality.
More information: Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors, Minor

Management Science and Engineering (MS&E)

Plan, design and implement complex economic and technological management systems.
More information: Management Science and Engineering (MS&E)

Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Minor

Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)

Study the relationship between the structure, processing and properties of materials.
More information: Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)

Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Minor

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Conceptualization, analysis, design and fabrication of mechanical devices, processes and systems.
More information: Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors, Minor

The program in Mechanical Engineering is accredited by the EAC Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Interdepartmental & Interdisciplinary Major Programs in Engineering

  • Aeronautics and Astronautics (AA)
    A multidisciplinary program that emphasizes structural, aerodynamic, guidance and control and propulsion problems of aircraft and spacecraft.
    Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Minor
  • Architectural Design (AD)
    Blending architectural design with cutting-edge engineering technologies.
    Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors
  • Atmosphere and Energy (A/E)
    Bridging the studies of fossil-fuel and sources of renewable energy to provide students with the fundamental background necessary to create efficient energy systems.
    Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors
  • Biomechanical Engineering (BME)
    Integrates biology and clinical medicine with engineering mechanics and design.
    Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors
  • Biomedical Computation (BMC)
    Combines biology, medicine and computer science in a cutting-edge interdisciplinary degree.
    Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors
  • Engineering Physics (EPhys)
    Combines physics and mathematics with engineering design and problem-solving skills.
    Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science, Honors

  • Product Design (PD)
    Mechanical engineering with a focus on product conception and design.
    Undergraduate degrees offered: Bachelor of Science

Petroleum engineering (now called Energy Resources Engineering) is offered by the Department of Energy Resource Engineering in the School of Earth, Energy, and Environmental Sciences.