Prospective Students

Diverse classes. Fresh perspective. Bold futures.

Your path to a rewarding, successful career in engineering, computer science or cybersecurity starts at USD's Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering.

USD's Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering offers small class sizes, personal attention from dedicated faculty all in a state-of-the-art learning environment that provides our students with the space and tools they need to invent and design discoveries that could transform lives.

Why Choose USD's Shiley Marcos School of Engineering?

#12

Top Non-PhD Engineering PRogram
U.S. News & World Report

#3

Top University for Studying Abroad
Open Door Report

#6

Most Beautiful Campus
The Princeton Review

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Build your path to success.

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Where theory meets reality.

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Invent discoveries that could transform lives.

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A healthy, active lifestyle in the ideal climate.


Need help choosing a major?

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