School of Engineering

School of Engineering

The School of Engineering prepares graduates to thrive in the technology-driven global workplace, focusing on challenging curriculum that emphasizes the engineering fundamentals required by companies in this region. Students are encouraged to innovate, create, and enhance as they apply new concepts and develop problem solving skills for the 21st century.

Benefits at WIU

  • Program Options
  • Modern labs and equipment
  • Required internship allows you to earn while you learn
  • Senior Design projects with industry
  • 100% of our graduates pass the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam
  • Free loaner laptop with participation in Engineering Cohort (ENGR 100)
  • Small class sizes
  • Diverse faculty
  • Average starting salary for engineering majors is $55,000-$65,000