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University of California, Riverside - 2016

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College Description

Engineering College Description and Special Characteristics

Bourns Engineering is dedicated to educating the next generation of engineering and science leaders to discover and apply groundbreaking solutions and innovations that improve the quality of life. As part of the University of California, one of the world's great institutions for research and education, Bourns has quickly risen to the top of its field in faculty research.

The College offers four-year undergraduate programs in engineering and computer science, emphasizing a balance between theory and practice. State-of-the-art laboratory and computer facilities give students exposure to contemporary technology for the application of theoretical principles. Opportunities are available for double majors, minors, study abroad, and internships. Small upper-division courses and undergraduate research are a hallmark of the College.