FUTURE STUDENTS

FUTURE STUDENTS

It’s bigger than a major. It’s more than an engineering degree. It’s late-night conversations about changing the world. It’s the set of experiences that turns a job into a lifetime of difference-making.

93%

of graduates find employment
related to their major

$61,017

average starting salary
of graduates

94%

of graduates find employment in the
engineering field of their choice

TOURS AND VISITS

TOURS AND VISITS

For future students, there’s nothing like walking up the big staircase in the Scott Building, asking questions during a one-on-one tour with an engineering ambassador, or talking with current students about their engineering project.

Take advantage of these engineering-specific visit opportunities:

Scott Bioengineering Building Exterior

ENGINEERING TOURS

We offer undergraduate student-guided tours of engineering facilities from academic buildings to our Engineering Residential Learning Community.

Engineering Exploration Day for future students

ENGINEERING EXPLORATION DAY
Saturday, October 6, 2018

A visit day offered for free twice each year, the College invites high school students, their parents, and community members to explore engineering majors and careers.

E-Days Senior Design Showcase

ENGINEERING DAYS

Although this is not a traditional visit day, the E-Days design showcase features outstanding opportunities across disciplines to interact with undergraduate students and their projects.

Questions?

E-mail us at explore@engr.colostate.edu

Our Student Ambassadors

Our student ambassadors live the engineering life every day, and are the perfect people to answer questions about the engineering experience. The ambassadors give tours of our buildings, offer advice to future students, and are available for any questions about the College.

Tanner
Tanner Foreman

Ask me about:

• Engineering science/engineering open-option majors
• Balancing school, sports, and social life
• Club and intramural sports
• Mountain activities and snow sports
• Christian groups/organizations

Joshua
Joshua Leasure

Ask me about:

• Mechanical engineering
• Living in Academic Village
• The community of Fort Collins
• Clubs and organizations
• Living off campus
• Internships
• My home state of Colorado

Jarrod
Jarrod Cornejo

Ask me about:

• Biomedical and mechanical engineering
• Engineering student organizations
• Starting as an engineering open-option student
• Internships
• Intramural sports
• On-campus activities
• Tutoring

Hannah
Hannah Gridley

Ask me about:

• Environmental engineering
• Going to school as an in-state student
• Living in Edwards Hall and in a focused community hall
• Various activities to do in Fort Collins and in Colorado
• The ENpower Bridge program
• All of the activities at CSU

Mauri
mauri richards

Ask me about:

• Living in a non-engineering dorm
• Clubs that are at CSU
• Fort Collins and Colorado
• Biomedical and mechanical engineering
• Research
• Engineering College Council
• Leaders in Freshman Engineering
• University Facilities Fee Advisory Board
• Study abroad

Emily
Emily Strack

Ask me about:

• Computer engineering
• Going to school as an out-of-state student
• Greek life
• Living in a non-engineering residence hall
• Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) Scholarship
• Outdoor activities in Colorado
• Why I love CSU

Megan
Megan Andrade

Ask me about:

• Chemical and biological engineering
• My minor in business administration
• Being an out-of-state student
• Living on campus and being an RA
• Professional engineering societies
• Things I love about Fort Collins

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Engineering Residential Learning Community

Engineering Residential Learning Community

Imagine living among other students on campus, surrounded by peers building a strong community. Being a part of the College community, at Colorado State University and in Fort Collins, offers an experience like no other.

Edwards Hall, Colorado State University
Edwards Hall

Open to first-year and returning/upper-class engineering students.

Academic Village, Colorado State University
Academic Village

Open to first-year engineering students only.

Aspen Hall, Colorado State University
Aspen Hall

Open to returning/upper-class engineering students.

Academic Support, Engineering Residential Learning Community, Colorado State University
Academic Support Services

• Peer mentoring
• Nightly tutoring (Sunday-Thursday)
• Weekly advising walk-in hours
• Live-in “Faculty-in-Residence” and Graduate Academic Coaches
• Access to engineering Resident Assistant

Resources, Engineering Residential Learning Community, Colorado State University
RESOURCES

• Design studios
• Collaborative work rooms
• Electronic classroom
• Engineering Network Services Help Desk

Aggie A in front of Horsetooth Rock

About Colorado State and Fort Collins

CSU is about community. Whether you live on or off campus, you’ll be an important member. If you’re looking for a college experience with the perfect fusion of culture, opportunity and adventure, Fort Collins is where you’ll find it.

Engineering Exploration Day

Engineering Success Center

The Engineering Success Center provides undergraduate engineering students with resume reviews, job search advice, salary negotiation tactics, mock interviews, cooperative education partnerships, and the opportunity to engage with diversity organizations.

Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Programs

Our departments have a vast array of respected programs and coursework to satisfy any engineering student interests. From strong majors to interdisciplinary minors, the College offers prospective students the education and research experience needed to start their careers on the right path.

Biomedical Engineering
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The School of Biomedical Engineering (SBME) provides transdisciplinary education, research, and practical experiences throughout all our programs. The unique structure of the School involves four colleges, 14 departments, and over 70 faculty. Academic excellence across diverse fields converges into three primary areas of research: (1) regenerative and rehabilitative medicine, (2) imaging and diagnostics, and (3) medical devices and therapeutics.

COMBINED MAJOR, INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES MINOR

  • Biomedical Engineering Combined with Chemical and Biological Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering Combined with Electrical Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering Combined with Electrical Engineering + Lasers & Optics Concentration
  • Biomedical Engineering Combined with Mechanical Engineering

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Chemical and Biological Engineering
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The mission of the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering is to educate future leaders in chemical and biological engineering who effectively combine their broad knowledge of mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology with their engineering analysis and design skills for the creative solution of problems in chemical and biological technology and for the synthesis of innovative processes and products.

Major, Chemical and Biological Engineering

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Civil and Environmental Engineering
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The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is recognized both nationally and internationally for education, research, and service and outreach.

Our research not only serves to solve real-world problems of current state, national, and international significance, but also serves to push the envelope of the discipline so that future generations can reap the benefits of our efforts towards enhancing society’s ability to sustain and develop the infrastructure necessary for our continued existence and quality of life.

  • Major, Civil Engineering

  • Major, Environmental Engineering

  • Minor, Environmental Engineering

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Electrical and Computer Engineering
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A leader in innovation for more than a century, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is redefining what it means to both teach and learn. Rather than teaching courses in isolation, faculty work in teams to hook students’ interest earlier by showing them how concepts connect across the curriculum and how that knowledge relates to the real world.

  • Major, Electrical Engineering

  • Lasers and Optical Engineering Concentration

  • Major, Computer Engineering

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Mechanical Engineering
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The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers a curriculum that combines classroom learning with engineering practice. The goal for students is to give our graduates the engineering skills to obtain leading positions in advanced technology fields.

Students not only learn about mechanical engineering analysis and design, they also gain valuable hands-on experience through class projects and application-oriented research.

MAJOR, MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

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Engineering Science
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Engineering Science is an interdisciplinary major that allows students to acquire a strong base in mathematics, the physical sciences, and engineering fundamentals while pursuing a broad background in other areas of interest in preparation for specialized careers or graduate studies.

  • MAJOR, ENGINEERING SCIENCE

  • ENGINEERING PHYSICS CONCENTRATION

  • ENGINEERING TEACHER EDUCATION CONCENTRATION (TEACHER LICENSURE IN TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION)

  • SPACE ENGINEERING CONCENTRATION

  • MAJOR, INTERNATIONAL ENGINEERING AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES DUAL DEGREE

  • MAJOR, LIBERAL ARTS DUAL DEGREE

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Senior Design

Using project-based learning gives students real-world experience, readying them for an ever-changing future in engineering. Year-long senior design projects culminate in Engineering Days, where undergraduates get the chance to show their earned knowledge to the community.