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Freshman Engineering Programs

Engage™ Engineering Fundamentals Program

Students Working on Project in the Engineering Fundamentals Lab
All incoming freshmen are automatically enrolled in engage™, one of the nation’s most innovative approaches to freshman engineering education. The curriculum includes an overview of the eleven engineering majors, computer tools for problem solving, teamwork exercises, communication skills, and physics. In this success-oriented environment, students learn by interacting with others to create solutions to engineering problems.

Learn more about engage™


Cook Grand Challenge Honors Program

David Marsh Works on an Honors Project
Our most driven students complete both curricular and extracurricular requirements established by the National Academy of Engineering to graduate with honors. The program focuses on undergraduate research, interdisciplinary coursework, entrepreneurship, global experience, and service-learning, with an eye toward solving the world’s most pressing challenges.

This program is complementary to the university’s Chancellors Honors Program. Engineering students may choose to pursue both programs.

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