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Marquette University - 2016

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Engineering Information

College Description

Engineering College Description and Special Characteristics

Marquette University is Wisconsin's largest independent institution of higher learning, and is one of the nation's largest Catholic colleges of engineering. Founded in 1881, Marquette is a coeducational, Jesuit, Catholic, Urban institution.

It has one of the oldest Co-op programs in the nation, with nationwide opportunities. Without Co-op, course offerings have guaranteed availability so as to graduate in 4 years.

The undergraduate degree program in biomedical engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org/.

The undergraduate degree program in civil engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org/.

The undergraduate degree program in construction engineering and management is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org/.

The undergraduate degree program in computer engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org/.

The undergraduate degree program in electrical engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org/.

The undergraduate degree program in mechanical engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org/.

All students are admitted directly into the engineering program of their choice. Transfer within the college departments is not restricted or limited by quotas.

Minors are available in business, mathematics, computer science, physics, biology, chemistry, and areas of engineering other than the engineering major of the student. A value/ethics minor is also available.

All engineering courses are taught by regular faculty.
Strong interaction with industry through design projects.

A 5-year B.S./M.S. program is offered (one of a few in the nation).
Residence hall specialty floors limited to engineering students are available.