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Lawrence Technological University - 2016

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College Description

Engineering College Description and Special Characteristics

The College offers four-year undergraduate program in Engineering, emphasizing engineering fundamentals in the first 2 years. In the last 2 years of the 4 year program the student is provided specialized training in his major. Degrees are offered in Biomedical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, Mechanical, and Robotics Engineering. A five-year direct-entry MS in Architectural Engineering is offered. Liberal arts coursework are included in all engineering curricula. All students participate in a leadership curriculum. An evening program leading to a degree in 6 and 1/2 years is available with many classes taught by faculty from industry. Co-op is an option. Implementation of the University's motto of 'Theory and Practice' is the focus of Lawrence Tech's instruction and culminates in the senior year project. The Lear Entrepreneurial Certificate program is available to all engineering students. This program does not require any additional hours above those required for an engineering degree. Participants learn the skills to meet the challenges of working in entrepreneurial settings, whether they own their own companies, work in small businesses or initiate projects in large companies. A Global Engineering program is available to students who wish to gain an international experience. Students in this program who work one semester and study one semester abroad are issued a Global Engineering Certificate