BUILDING POWERFUL FUTURES
The College of Engineering produces some of the most sought-after, job-ready engineering graduates in the country.
Opportunities to gain hands-on experience include: our highly-regarded co-op program, award-winning student design teams, and by participation in research projects and Capstone senior design projects.
Choose from eight undergraduate programs and master’s and doctoral degree programs in all departments.
The College of Engineering offers information session & tour for students interested in our programs and facilities.
The Office of Admissions offers the following campus visit options:
SAVE THE DATE
Join us as we celebrate 100 years of engineering education
Thursday, May 22, 2014
UA Student Union
Co-op, intern programs get $800,000 boost from state
The funding will strengthen programs that provide students with real-world experience and a job-ready advantage.
Child’s Play? Kids career day mixes playtime with teaching
UA engineering students and faculty members, along with professional engineers and scientists, introduced Northeast Ohio youngsters to the fun, and wonders, of science.
Carefully crafted textbook helps make sense of thermodynamics
Engineering associate dean reflects on personal undergraduate experience to co-author student-friendly book.
New chair of electrical and computer engineering named
Abbas Omar, Dr.-Ing., has been named chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in The University of Akron’s College of Engineering.
Former Lego robotics competitor, now UA engineering senior, judges regional competition, inspire youth
University of Akron aerospace systems engineering senior Ian Maatz had an “aha” moment back in 2005 when he competed in a Lego robotics competition as a North Royalton High School science club member.
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VIDEO: WHY I CHOSE MY MAJOR
Student David Waligorski says robust career opportunities are only one reason why he chose corrosion engineering as his major. Learn about corrosion engineering at Akron.
Video Vault: Watch our students talk about their Akron Engineering Experience.
By many measures, our college is growing:
- 92% job placement within three months of graduation
- 95% increase in undergraduate enrollment since 2004.
- 30% increase in graduate enrollment since 2004
- 4x growth in research expenditure over the last 8 years
STUDENT SUPPORT & DEVELOPMENT
College of Engineering
Auburn Science and Engineering Center (ASEC)
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-3901