Lily Patterson, a recent graduate, combined her love of art with skills in engineering to create a 3d model structure for her senior design project. She double majored in art and visual technology and mechanical engineering.
The Volgenau School of Engineering achieved its highest ranking ever in the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) HERD survey for 2019. Volgenau is also ranked in the top 100 for graduate programs in the new U.S. News & World Report rankings.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering requires a year-long intensive senior design capstone class where students get the opportunity to work with researchers, industry partners, and non-profits to solve real-world engineering problems.