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Departments

Degree Options in the College of Engineering

There are 12 engineering degrees available at the University of Washington. Some of the engineering degree programs offer concentrations, a focus, or an option for students to further deepen their studies. Explore all of the detailed engineering major possibilities below!

Option

If completed, this appears on your official UW transcript. These are generally competitive and require an additional application after you are in the major.

Focus area

Does not appear on your official UW transcript. Serve as guidance for students who wish to deepen their knowledge in a specific subject.

Concentration

Does not appear on your official UW transcript. Focused area of coursework.
A&A
Major Overview
BioE
Major Overview
BSE
Major Overview
ChemE
Major Overview
CivE
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EE
Major Overview
EnvE
Major Overview
HCDE
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IndE
Major Overview
MSE
Major Overview
ME
Major Overview
  Data Science   Data Science       Data Science      
  Nanoscience & Molecular Engineering   Nanoscience & Molecular Engineering Nanoscience & Molecular Engineering       Nanoscience & Molecular Engineering Nanoscience & Molecular Engineering
          Advanced Electronic & Photonic Devices          
                    Biomechanics
          Biomedical Instrumentation          
          Communications          
          Controls        
      Computation statistics & modeling              
          Digital Signal & Image Processing          
          Digital VLSI          
          Embedded Computing Systems          
      Energy Systems              
      Entrepeneurship              
      Environmental Engineering              
              Human-Computer Interaction      
                    Mechatronics
          Integrated Systems        
          Neural Engineering          
      Polymers, Composites, Colloids & Interfaces            
          Power Electronics and Drives          
          Sustainable Power Systems