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Excellence in Engineering

The Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering equips dedicated students with the opportunity to leverage a technically excellent education with the leadership skills and global competence to solve tomorrow's engineering problems.

    Our Mission

    • To develop men and women of faith, character, and technical ability who will become outstanding leaders throughout the world
    • To conduct creative work of consequence that contributes to solving the world's problems and advances engineering and technology disciplines
    • To be an influence for good in the world.

    Degree Programs

    Chemical Engineering

    Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Computer Engineering

    Construction and Facilities Management
    Cybersecurity

    Electrical Engineering

    Industrial Design

    Information Technology
    Manufacturing Engineering

    Mechanical Engineering

    Technology and Engineering Studies

    About BYU

    Founded in 1875, Brigham Young University is located at the base of the beautiful Wasatch Mountains in Provo, Utah. One of the largest private universities in the United States, BYU provides a comprehensive education to its nearly 33,000 full-time students, who come from all 50 states and 105 countries.

    BYU students not only complete an academically rigorous course of study, but also pledge to uphold the highest standards of conduct both on and off campus and adhere to the values of the university’s affiliated organization, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

    WHAT SETS US APART
    Our Rankings
    #1
    Best Value College 2019 by Forbes
    #1
    Student Engagement in 2020 by The Wall Street Journal
    #1
    College Worth the Cost by The Wall Street Journal in 2019
    #4
    Best College for Information Technology in America by Niche in 2020
    #5
    Graduates who go on to earn doctorates by National Opinion Research Center
    #13
    graduate employability in 2017 by Times Higher Education
    #16
    Best Big College in America by Niche in 2020

    Technical Excellence

    BYU campus has six dedicated engineering buildings including a 20,000 square foot Engineering Research Laboratory with wind tunnels, a water tunnel, engine test cells and a high-bay for several combustion reactors.

    Students learn in a class 10 cleanroom and more than 100 state-of-the-art laboratories, including extensive facilities for designing, prototyping, manufacturing, and computing.

    Our $85 million-dollar Engineering Building

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    Innovation

    100% of students engaged in experiential learning through BYU Capstone, study abroads and mentored research.

    The annual SIOY (Student Innovator of the Year) competition has kickstarted extremely successful businesses such as Owlet, MyoStorm, and PhoneSoap while several teams have gone on to participate in the hit ABC TV show Shark Tank.

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    Character Development

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    Code of Conduct
    All BYU students live by the highest standards of conduct and adhere to the values of the university’s affiliated organization, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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    Service-Oriented & Community-Minded
    66% of BYU students have served full-time service missions ranging from 6 months to 2 years

    Leadership

    The college offers 50 research mentorships each year, providing students an opportunity to work in a lab, gain valuable experience and connect with professors and current students.

    A 55% Increase in Female Freshmen Enrollment

    In 2019, 16.6% of female undergraduate freshmen declared intentions to major in engineering, compared to the 11% national average (Source: SWE.org, National Science Board Science and Engineering Indicators 2018).

    Global Competence

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    Nearly 50%
    of students have lived outside the United States
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    105 Countries
    are represented on campus
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    85% of Graduates
    move out of state to start their career
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    131 Languages
    Almost 70% of BYU students speak a second language with 131 languages spoken across campus

    Employability

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    Employment Rate
    In 2019, 80.06% of BYU students accepted job offers before graduation
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    Recruitment History
    Students are highly recruited by the following companies: Raytheon, Exxon Mobil, Ford Motor Company, Lockheed Martin Corporation, and Walmart (2018)

    What problems will BYU Engineering students solve for your company?

    Contact Us

    Get in touch with one of our three career directors with the respective department you're interested in recruiting from.

    monte munro
    Monte Marshall
    Mechanical Engineering
    monte_marshall@byu.edu
    (801) 422-1828
    246-L EB
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    Andrea Merriman
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil and Environmental Engineering
    andrea.merriman@byu.edu
    801-422-6901
    EB 246-N
    tony jewkes
    Tony Jewkes
    Computer Engineering
    Construction Management
    Cybersecurity
    Electrical Engineering
    Information Technology
    Manufacturing Engineering
    tony_jewkes@byu.edu
    (801) 422-7264
    245-M EB