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University of Washington - 2016

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College Description

Engineering College Description and Special Characteristics

The UW College of Engineering offers the full range of academic, research, and service opportunities available at flagship institutions. Established in 1899, the College has 10 academic departments that offer 11 B.S degree programs, a broad spectrum of master’s degree programs, and Ph.D. programs. Fulfilling a commitment to lifelong learning, the College of Engineering is partnered with the UW Professional and Continuing Education (UWPCE) to offer master's degree programs, certificate programs, courses, workshops, and conferences to respond to the professional development needs of practicing engineers and related technical professionals worldwide. Thousands of practicing engineers update their technical knowledge or pursue advanced degrees each year through UWPCE.