Graduate Program Open House 2019

PhD in Engineering Education Open House October 24-25, 2019

The Purdue School of Engineering Education, home to the world's first doctoral program, continues to prepare tomorrow's engineers by conducting fundamental research on how engineering is best taught, learned and practiced with over 90 PhD graduates in a wide range of career paths.

Annual Graduate Program Open House

Are you ready to take the first step to join the leaders in engineering education? You are cordially invited to attend our annual graduate program open house to learn more about our groundbreaking PhD program, meet our faculty and students, attend our weekly research seminar, and tour our campus and research facilities. The two-day event brings together individuals from all walks of life: current undergrad and masters students from many disciplines and professional engineers ready to make a change in their career. 

Agenda Features

October 24, 2019: Registration begins at 8:00 AM in WANG Lobby; Opening Session begins at 9:30 AM 

October 25, 2019: Last Session ends at Noon

  • Details about our PhD in Engineering Education and available funding
  • One-on-one discussions with faculty and current students
  • Tour of facilities and campus
  • Research seminar (Watch an example seminar on YouTube featuring Assistant Professor Morgan Hynes)
  • Graduate School application workshop
  • Poster session featuring current student research

Online Registration is now closed. Contact us at or 765-494-3331 with any questions or to receive updates, and check back at this page for more information. 

Spotlight on Alumni

What can you do with a PhD in Engineering Education? We recently met up with many of our alumni at the 2016 ASEE Annual Conference. Learn where they are now and what they are up to! 

Research Examples

Our alumni provide a quick snapshot of the types of research, though not limited to, the Purdue School of Engineering Education provides as an opportunity while in the program.

Why Purdue

Still not sure if Purdue Engineering Education is the right fit for you? Our alumni and current students share why you should be a Boilermaker!

Last Updated October 21, 2019