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Undergraduate Engineering Programs

First-Year Engineering

The School of Engineering Education's First-Year Engineering Program is the entry point for all beginning-engineering students. The mission of this student-oriented program is to recruit, advise, teach, and retain outstanding students for Purdue's College of Engineering. First-year engineering classes are taught in Purdue's i2i Learning Laboratory which offers an innovative and hands-on learning environment to prepare first-year engineering students for real world challenges. Learn more about the First-Year Engineering Program.

Engineering Majors at Purdue

The College of Engineering offers 16 different disciplines in engineering that are as diverse as the students taking them, and prepare students for a limitless range of careers. After completing the requirements for the First-Year Engineering Program, you will be better prepared to transition into one of the many engineering majors offered at Purdue. Please visit the following sites to review a list of all of the Purdue Engineering Schools and Majors or learn more about the Enrollment Management Policy.

Additionally, some programs offer students the opportunity to get your bachelors degree AND a masters degree in just five years. Learn more about five year joint BS/MS or BS/MBA programs below.

Honors Program

The College of Engineering has a challenging and dynamic Honors Program starting as early as the first-year. The Honors Program offers highly motivated, academically talented students with a broader, more enriched academic experience during college. If you are looking for a challenge, and you are eligible, this may be the program for you. Learn about more about the First-Year Engineering Honors Program.

Five Year Undergraduate/Graduate Programs

Bachelor's and Master's in Ag Bio Engineering

ABE has created a new dual degree B.S./M.S. program for students who are interested in biological engineering and advanced biotechnology.
Agricultural and Biological Engineering Dual Degree Program

Bachelor's in Industrial Engineering and Master's in Business

Interested in industrial engineering and think you might want to pursue a master's degree as well? Now you can do both concurrently in Purdue's joint BSIE/MBA Program.
Krannert School of Management BSIE/MBA Combined Degree Program

Bachelor's and Master's in Mechanical Engineering

The combined BSME/MSME program available to ME undergraduate students is anticipated to take approximately 5 years to complete and results in receiving both the BSME and MSME degrees upon completion.
Mechanical Engineering Combined BSME/MSME Program

Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering and Master's in Business

Interested in mechanical engineering and think you might want to pursue a master's degree as well? Now you can do both concurrently in Purdue's joint BSME/MBA Program.
Krannert School of Management BSME/MBA Combined Degree Program