The College of Science and Engineering is the fastest growing school at Seattle University. More than 100 full-time and part-time faculty members offer a relevant, hands-on STEM education to 1,350+ undergraduate and graduate students. Students engage in research, industry-sponsored projects, and professional development, and professors stay abreast of the latest developments to continually improve degree programs. Our holistic approach to education blends problem solving, critical thinking, teamwork, and interdisciplinary collaboration to drive positive outcomes for students at all levels.
Distinctive elements of our educational process include: a large number of laboratory experiences for science and engineering majors; a thriving undergraduate research program; field trips to a wide variety of natural and man-made wonders; and year-long, industry-sponsored senior projects for all of our engineering and computer science students through the Project Center.
The College provides many opportunities for service learning. Our location in the dynamic city of Seattle provides many opportunities for students to secure internships and volunteer opportunities related to their career goals. Recent examples of practical learning include:
Are you ready to use science and engineering to help build a more just and humane world? Explore the different programs and opportunities our in academic departments.