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Engineering Information

College Description

Engineering College Description and Special Characteristics

The J. B. Speed School of Engineering offers B.S. degree programs in bioengineering, chemical, civil, computer engineering and computer science, electrical, industrial, and mechanical engineering. The Bachelor of Science and the Master of Engineering degrees (MEng. in Engineering Management excluded) are individually accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. The Bachelor of Science in computer science program is also accredited by the Computer Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

The Speed School is the first engineering school to achieve dual-level accreditation by EAC of ABET for its baccalaureate and master of engineering programs. Three alternating semesters of cooperative education is mandatory in all of the baccalaureate degree programs. Master of Science and Ph.D. programs are offered in all engineering disciplines except bioengineering (proposals for these are forthcoming soon).