THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
Blend paid industry work with your studies. Co-ops can lead to full-time employment after graduation from our engineer college.
Rockets or robots? Race cars or remote-control planes? Whatever your interest, we have a design team for you.
What exactly does a corrosion engineer do?
Well, Madeline Lee gets to float over a shark infested pit. Hear how being a corrosion engineer led to her shark encounter and many other cool places!
I chose UA over colleges in my home state because of the amazing success of the design teams, the level of engagement between professors and students, and scholarships. UA offers a highly respected education at a great value.
— Riley Dodds,
majoring in civil engineering
Upon graduation ten engineering students received The Trajectory Award - $10,000 to go towards their outstanding student loan balance.
Dr. Jie Zheng was awarded $361,000 from the National Science Foundation to support his research on neurodegenerative diseases.
The Center for Precision Manufacturing will improve traditional manufacturing processes while providing a learning environment for students.