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Saginaw Valley State University - 2016

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College Description

Engineering College Description and Special Characteristics

Students in both Electrical and Mechanical Engineering receive a strong hands-on experience in a variety of modern laboratories using state-of-the-art equipment. Design and research experiences are important parts of the program and a number of students are accepted by graduate schools for advanced study. The vast majority of courses are taught by full-time faculty and class sizes average 25. The University is located in a heavily industrialized region with a strong base of employment for engineers. The Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering Department offers an undergraduate program of foundation courses and courses specializing in computer engineering, robotics, digital controls, communication and power systems. The Mechanical Engineering Department offers an undergraduate program of foundation courses and specialized courses in areas such as finite elements, metalcasting, CFD and vibrations.