Engineers are designers, builders, innovators and problem solvers employed in a wide range of industries. The University of Southern Indiana's engineering department offers a variety of bachelor's degree options to provide you with the knowledge and experience necessary to succeed in a variety of career settings after graduation.
Interested in graduate education? USI also offers a Master of Science in Industrial Management.
In additional to the technical education offered in engineering coursework, engineering degree programs include a foundation in mathematics, physics, chemistry and communications. To complement your area of technical specialization, the coursework contains technical writing, public speaking, social science and humanities.
The industrial supervision program includes business and management courses to prepare graduates for supervisory positions.
USI offers a co-op experience, designed to assist you in developing an understanding of human relationships and in learning to work with others as a member of an engineering team. Participating in the co-op experience enhances your individual growth by providing opportunities to demonstrate your theoretical knowledge, become an integral part of the working community and develop an awareness of the relationship between the academic and professional worlds.
On the job and at the University, you'll obtain first-hand knowledge of professional practices, expectations and opportunities. At the same time, you'll be offered a realistic test of your career interests and professional strengths. Participation in this program enables you to make a more informed decision about your career after graduation.
The Bachelor of Science in Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.