Students interested in engineering will be admitted to the University and will be admitted directly to the College of Engineering if they meet certain academic requirements.
You are encouraged to complete the core high school curriculum which consists of the following:
To obtain direct admission into the College of Engineering, new freshmen must satisfy at least three of these requirements:
Students interested in engineering who do not meet the academic requirements for direct admission will be admitted to the University and will begin studies in University College. The curriculum is the same for standard and direct admission. After certain prerequisites are met, students can apply to enter the College of Engineering.
Current UA students who have received regular admission, and transfer students may apply for the College of Engineering when they meet the following criteria:
Admission of students who do not meet the above requirements will be considered by the dean or representative only if the request originates by an Engineering department head or representative.
The University of Akron
College of Engineering
Auburn Science & Engineering Center
Akron, OH 44325-3901