College of Engineering

Aerospace Engineering students carry a rocket to the launch site
Since its inception in 1961, the College of Engineering has evolved into a top choice for serious engineering students and researchers from all over the globe. We deliver broad-spectrum, world-class engineering education, combined with practical research experience. Our students can choose among seven bachelor's, and a number of master's and joint doctoral degree programs.

We're dedicated to innovative education, discovery, and dissemination of knowledge. We equip our students to think with international perspective, to design solutions that meet human and societal needs, and to create economic value that helps sustain the San Diego region and beyond.

Two students conduct a test with electrical components
We're committed to inventing a better future, both for the San Diego region, a hot spot of innovation and technology, and for the global community we all share. That's why we maintain close relationships with San Diego industry that result in extensive partnerships, internships and placement opportunities for our students.

Eugene A. Olevsky, Ph.D., FASME, FACerS, FAvH

Message from the Dean

"We are dedicated to innovative education, research, and dissemination of knowledge. Student success is at the heart of our mission."

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Engineering Spotlight

Dr. Scott Shaffer
Faculty
Mechanical Engineering professor Dr. Scott Shaffar has been recognized for the dedicated work toward QL+'s projects.
Portrait of Alumni Shideh Naderi
Alumni
SDSU ECE alumna Shideh Naderi (‘16) designs programmable magnets for NASA to make it easier for astronauts to transfer fuel on space missions. 
Senior Design team Plane Jane posing with their 3-D printed aircraft.
Students
Mechanical Engineering Senior Design team Plane Jane won the Most Innovative Design.

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