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Explore UW Engineering departments

Our ten distinct but interrelated academic departments share a commitment to excellence in engineering education, discovery, community connections and local and global partnerships. Learn about their degree offerings, research areas and alumni.

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Engineering education

A pathway to engineering

One of the College’s Pathways for Inclusive Excellence, the Engineering Dean’s Scholars Program is making it possible for more Washington students to become engineers.

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#1 source of UW startups (over half)
120 years of engineering innovation
962 awards in 2019-2020
26.5% female faculty members #1 among the top 50 engineering schools
20 NAE Members
$125M in externally funded research