School of Engineering Academics
Departments and programs within the KU School of Engineering offer numerous undergraduate and advanced degrees in engineering and computing. See the School of Engineering undergraduate guide.
Our Bachelor’s degree programs in aerospace engineering, architectural engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering, engineering physics, mechanical engineering and petroleum engineering are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. The bachelor’s degree programs in computer science and information technology undergraduate programs are accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET. The school also offers undergraduate and graduate degrees for the working professional on the KU Edwards Campus in Kansas City, as well as opportunities for continuing education and professional development through KU Continuing Education.
Freshmen admitted to the school generally declare a major through one of the departments and programs when they enroll at KU. Freshmen who are undecided about which bachelor's degree to pursue take a core sequence of courses and are encouraged to choose a major during the first year.