• Chemical Engineering

    Chemical engineers apply the principles of chemistry, biology, physics, and math to solve problems that involve the production or use of chemicals, fuel, drugs, food, and many other products. 

  • Civil Engineering

    Civil engineers design, construct, supervise, operate, and maintain large construction projects and systems. Environmental engineers use the principles of engineering, soil science, biology, and chemistry to develop solutions to environmental problems.

  • Electrical Engineering

    Electrical engineers work on a wide range of components, devices and systems, from tiny microchips to huge power station generators.

  • Industrial Engineering

    Industrial engineers devise efficient ways to use workers, machines, materials, information, and energy to make a product or provide a service.

  • Mechanical Engineering

    Mechanical engineers design, develop, build, and test mechanical and thermal devices, including tools, engines, and machines.

  • Senior Design Symposium logo

    Join us for our Senior Design Symposium on Thursday, April 26 from 3-5pm in the Setzer Center Ballroom. Over 40 projects will be on display across all engineering disciplines.

DEPARTMENTS

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COLLEGE SPOTLIGHT

JOIN US FOR THE 3RD ANNUAL SENIOR DESIGN SYMPOSIUM

The College of Engineering is excited to host the 3rd Annual Senior Design Symposium. SDS is an excellent opportunity for the public to see demonstrations and learn about the projects our seniors have spent all year working on. Learn more.


PROVOST ANNOUNCES NEW FACULTY FELLOWSHIPS

Lamar University’s Office of the Provost recently announced the award of Distinguished Faculty Teaching Fellowships and Distinguished Faculty Research/Creative Activity Fellowships to five faculty members beginning in Fall 2018. Read more.


SHOW YOUR LU ENGINEERING PRIDE

The College of Engineering is now selling shirts to raise money for Senior Design. Purchase yours today!

  READ ENGINUITY TODAY!

cover of enginuity magazineMuch has happened over the last year in the College of Engineering at Lamar University. Catch up on all the latest information in the newest issue of Enginuity. Read more.

  JOIN ORDER OF THE ENGINEER!

cover of enginuity magazineGraduating Seniors – stand out and be recognized at graduation by joining Order of the Engineer and purchase your ring and stole today! Learn more.
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SCHOLARSHIPS

Every year, the College of Engineering has a number of endowed scholarships valued at more than $4 million that are available to eligible students.


▶︎ Prospective Student Scholarships
    For first time college students

▶︎ Lamar University Top Scholars Program
    For outstanding incoming Freshmen

▶︎ Current Student Scholarships
    For current undergraduates


For priority consideration for Lamar University scholarships, apply no later than February 1 each year.

▶︎ Learn more about scholarships

EMPLOYMENT / CO-OP

College of Engineering at Lamar University ranks 20th as one of the best engineering schools in the country according to bestvalueschools.com.

Participating in a co-op program allows you to alternate semesters of college study with periods of paid on-the-job training related to your major.  

▶︎ Learn more about Co-op


Median Annual Wages

Chemical - $97,360
Civil - $82,220
Electrical - $93,010
Industrial - $88,530
Mechanical - $83,590
* Bureau of Labor Statistics