Your future as an engineer starts here at The University of Akron. We are honored that you are considering the College of Engineering and Polymer Science for your undergraduate education.
Students interested in studying engineering and engineering technology should apply to The University of Akron (UA) and select their intended major on their application. All students who meet the minimum requirements for admittance into The University of Akron and intend to major in engineering or engineering technology are accepted into the College.
All undergraduate engineering degree programs:
If you are coming directly from high school, your high school records and math placement testing will determine which first semester classes are right for you. As part of your new student orientation, UA will conduct your math placement testing. Starting in the right place in our math and engineering course sequences is essential to your success in our engineering programs.
Incoming students with college credit
Your initial course placement depends on the classes you have taken. Our Transfer and Adult Student Enrollment Center assists in processing transcripts from your other university.
The International Center at UA supports you before and after you arrive and makes you feel at home here.
Visit our campus and talk with students directly about their experience. From Visit Days to weekly campus tours, there are plenty of opportunities to plug-in to college life and see what being a UA Zip is all about.