Strong Students and Research Faculty, Hard-Working Staff
A Close-Knit Community
If you seek a great engineering education in a diverse, supportive environment on a beautiful campus, where everything – from Pac-12 sports to life-changing research – is done on a grand scale, you’ll feel right at home in the College of Engineering.
100 Percent Student Engagement
Join a university ranked among the best in the world for its research and development, a place where the entrepreneurial spirit reigns and where graduate and undergraduate students alike roll up their sleeves and work alongside world-renowned faculty and industry partners. Engineering experts in areas ranging from water and energy sustainability to cybersecurity to medical sensors and artificial body parts will be in your classrooms and labs from your very first day at the UA.
The College’s 16 undergraduate degree programs prepare some of the University of Arizona’s best students for successful careers in engineering. Nearly every undergraduate student participates in one or more internships, a senior design project or research. And, if you crave even more campus life, join one of the College’s 50+ student clubs, many of which have won numerous student and professional awards.
Strong industry ties help our students and alumni land jobs with top companies around the world. Some students go on to become astronauts, CEOs, professors, mine site managers and city administrators. Others start their own high-tech companies to create robots, computer software, wireless medical devices and solar power systems.
So get ready to Bear Down!
16 Undergraduate Degrees
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Making the world a better place
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UA College of Engineering Vision, Mission and Values
Be a global force in technology with our graduates recognized as exemplary problem solvers and leaders who help drive the economy through innovation and partnership with their local and national communities.
Work continuously to improve quality of life through excellence in education, research and service and by fostering the next generation of adaptive leaders and lifelong leaders.
Excellence – In all we do
Integrity – Be honest, respectful and just
Compassion – Choose to care
Exploration – Be insatiably curious
Adaptation – Stay open-minded and eager for what’s next
Determination – Bear Down!
Cooperation – Together, we are better
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion – A seat at the table for everyone
Safety & Wellness – Protect our people and communities