Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering

Engineering a Brighter Sudan

Nearly 20 years ago, Mou Riiny was forced to flee his village in southern Sudan during the second Sudanese civil war and walk 500 miles to Kenya before coming to the United States. Now, he and several other University of San Diego engineering graduates have returned to install a solar power system and bring electricity to the village for the first time. Read More

Drop Shadow

The USD Engineering Programs are nine semester programs of study leading to both a Bachelor of Science degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree. We currently offer programs leading to the dual B.S./B.A. in Electrical Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.

Unique features of USD's Engineering Programs:

  • Undergraduate programs culminating in a unique dual BS/BA degree that results from a combination of intensive technical education and the USD emphasis on a broad liberal education.
  • Highly rated among non-doctoral granting engineering programs by US News and World Report.
  • Breadth and depth in the engineering discipline, including an extensive laboratory component in outstanding laboratory facilities dedicated for undergraduate instruction.
  • Personalized education in small classes with a curriculum that emphasizes preparation for work in industry and the development of professionalism and values.