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Engineering Sciences

The Engineering Sciences minor is geared towards students who are looking for a professional future working closely with engineers. Coursework takes non-engineering students through the material and projects that engineering students take in their first and last years of study. The learning goals include:

  • Develop a basic understanding of the engineering design process
  • Understand the capabilities and limitations of technologies and engineered systems
  • Be able to make informed decisions about engineering activities and technologies
  • Be able to work effectively as a member of a team including technology experts

Outline for the Engineering Sciences Minor

Students must complete a minimum of 14 credit hours in order to receive the minor. Course work includes:

  • Introduction to Engineering courses through the First Year Engineering program
  • Complimentary Engineering Science offered through various engineering departments
  • Computational Technology Competence offered through the Computer Sciences and Engineering department
  • Technology and Society options offered through various departments, including the EED history courses
  • Capstone Interdisciplinary Teamwork Experience through a department based Capstone or the EED Multidisciplinary Capstone Program

Further Information

Fore more information, please see this flyer and the completion form.

Contact Information

For further information, please contact Dr. Lisa Abrams, the minor program Advisor and EED Associate Director.

Lisa Abrams

EED Associate Chair
244C Hitchcock Hall
2070 Neil Ave
Columbus, OH 43210
614-688-1735