Experiential Learning

Enhancing Academics Learning Through Real-World Experience

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Experiential learning offers students a greater understanding of their options as graduating engineers and prepares them for their future careers. Experiential learning encourages students to practice engineering at every level of their undergraduate education while attending class, providing a connection from the classroom to the real world.

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences places significant emphasis on real world experience. Experiential learning initiatives include:

  • Tinkering
  • Engineering Intramurals
  • Internships and Co-Ops
  • Senior Design