Bachelor of Science in Engineering

Your possibilities are limitless with a BSE engineering degree from ACU.

Engineering uses science, math, economics, social and practical knowledge to solve real-world problems. Engineers improve transportation, develop better nanotechnologies for healthcare, design electrical systems, protect the environment, purify drinking water, streamline manufacturing and harness nuclear energy, among many other undertakings.

In ACU’s prestigiously accredited engineering program, you will also develop the practical skills to help you succeed as an engineer: the ability to speak persuasively, the ability to go into the workshop to make and test things, and the ability to work effectively in teams. We offer a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, with elective offerings in Mechanical, Civil, and Electrical Engineering. Engineering courses include Thermodynamics, Embedded Systems, Fluid Mechanics and Digital Logic.

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What can you do after graduation?

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Structural Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Field Engineer
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Missions/Humanitarian Engineer
  • Project Manager
  • Process Engineer
  • Plant Engineer
  • Production Engineer

Experiential Learning Opportunities

Learning about engineering and physics means using science, math, economics, social and practical knowledge to solve real-world problems. For students in ACU’s Department of Engineering and Physics, it also means using their knowledge to make learning fun for local schoolchildren. Learn more in this spotlight story.

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ACU’s undergraduate engineering program has been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET for college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering and engineering technology.

ABET accreditation assures that programs meet standards to produce graduates ready to enter critical technical fields that are leading the way in innovation and emerging technologies, and anticipating the welfare and safety needs of the public.

Once you graduate from ACU with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, you will be equipped to work in a number of engineering positions.

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Degree Details

Engineering, BSE (ENGR)

Required Hours

University Requirements: 56 credit hours + Major Requirements: 72 credit hours + Electives: 0 credit hours = Total Required: 128 credit hours

Example Coursework


Embedded Systems

Fluid Mechanics

Digital Logic

Minor Available:



Engineering and Physics

Application Deadlines

Early Action: November 1st

Regular: February 1st

National Candidates: May 1st

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