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University of Minnesota -Twin Cities - 2017

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College Description

Engineering College Description and Special Characteristics

The College of Science and Engineering's (CSE's)academic structure, in which 12 departments and schools in engineering, the physical sciences, computer science, and mathematics are located in the same collegiate unit, is unique in the nation for a major research university. At all other comparable universities, the disciplines represented in CSE are organized into 2 or 3 separate colleges. CSE's structure has many advantages programmatically & has facilitated strong ties between the mathematical & physical sciences & engineering. The University of Minnesota is one of the leading recipients of federal research, training, & public service support.