The College of Engineering at The University of Akron
The College of Engineering produces some of the most sought-after, job-ready engineering graduates in the country.
Zips Aero Design team lands in 1st place, breaks own world record
Zips Aero once again earned the top prize at SAE Aero Design West. The team finished 1st overall and set a new record for accuracy in the Advanced Class competition — breaking their own world record from 2014—and finished 3rd overall out of 41 teams competing in the Regular Class competition.
Graduate team wins $10,000 to develop device for marijuana testing
The first all-female team wins $10K LaunchTown Entrepreneurial Award on April 23 — Kathleen Stitzlein and Mariam Crow take the top prize.
- Women in Engineering program (WIEP)
- Increasing Diversity in Engineering Academics (IDEAs)
- Engineering Tutoring Program
By many measures, our college is growing:
- 92% job placement within six months of graduation
- 122% increase in undergraduate enrollment since 2004.
- 30% increase in graduate enrollment since 2004
- 4x growth in research expenditure over the last 8 years
College of Engineering
Auburn Science and Engineering Center (ASEC)
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-3901