Why Engineering Science at E&H

Our faculty span a range of basic science and engineering disciplines and have extensive real-world experience working in engineering fields.  

The interdisciplinary nature of the program prepares our majors to enter the workforce in a variety of demanding engineering positions while providing them the flexible skillset to tackle the problems of tomorrow. 

  • Capstone engineering project during the senior year
  • Introduction to engineering project management course
  • Introduction to LabView and CAD for engineers
  • Engineering ethics
  • Science communication
  • Faculty expertise in material sciences, nanotechnology, genetic engineering, and environmental engineering
  • Broad-based fundamental engineering preparation that trains you for the workforce or further studies at the graduate level
  • Freedom to choose electives that match your interests
  • Shadowing and internship opportunities with local or regional engineering firms

World of Work

  • <h4 class="lw_blurbs_title"></h4><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><ul><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Eportfolio builds out throughout the years of study, including resumé and documentation of skills and projects acquired each semester.</span></li><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Development of required skills, including research, project management, and industry-standard computer applications.</span></li><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Internships for career exploration and on-the-job training.</span></li></ul></div>

Students working with lasers in a physics lab. Students working with lasers in a physics lab.

Handcraft this Major

  • <h4 class="lw_blurbs_title"></h4><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><ul><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Choose two electives for the major.</span></li><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop an emphasis area in:</span></li><ul><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="3"><span style="font-weight: 400;">business/management</span></li><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="3"><span style="font-weight: 400;">environmental studies</span></li></ul><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Design and implement projects for your career focus.</span></li></ul></div>