• 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

    Senior Design Symposium celebrates graduating seniors hard work. Contribute to their hard work today!

DEPARTMENTS

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COLLEGE SPOTLIGHT

RET NOW SEEKING HIGH SCHOOL STEM TEACHERS

LU and the College of Engineering will host Research Experience for Teachers summer program in 2018. High school STEM teachers will participate in engineering research in advanced design and manufacturing for 6 weeks from June 11 - July 20. Learn more.


AREA STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN JASON PROJECT

Southeast Texas students in 4th through 8th grade are engaging in entertaining and educational activities to further expand their interests in mathematics, technology, science, and engineering thanks to the JASON Project. 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