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Bachelor's in Engineering

If you want to become an engineer of any kind, the BS in Engineering at Indiana Wesleyan University is the perfect way to become a world-changer who uses God’s resources responsibly. With this comprehensive, experiential program, you can also choose from concentrations in civil, computer, design, electrical, or mechanical engineering. You can also apply your bachelor’s degree toward a graduate-level program after graduation. At our Christian university, you can learn how to integrate biblical principles with this BS in Engineering program.

Why Pursue My Bachelor’s in Engineering at IWU?

There are several benefits to pursuing your degree in engineering at IWU. This accredited degree program is taught by faculty with experience as engineers in a variety of industries. We also provide a complete system of student services, from tech support to tutoring, to help you succeed in this BS in Engineering program. Students learn from expert faculty who will become mentors in the faith, integrating classroom learning with biblical truths for a Christ-centered environment that encourages spiritual growth.

What Will I Learn in this BS in Engineering Program?

The courses in this BS in Engineering are designed to help students gain a comprehensive foundation in engineering, along with leadership skills for high-level roles. Design thinking is an integral part of the curriculum and overall engineering education with some courses taught by Art + Design faculty. Class sizes are kept small and focused on hands-on, interactive coursework. Course topics cover calculus, differential equations, computer aided design, environmental ethics, and more.  

What Makes IWU Different?

Education Pioneer

IWU has provided on-campus education for more than 100 years.

Rooted in Christ

Faith-integrated curriculum and a commitment to changing the world.

Superior Support

Center for Student Success for counseling, tutoring, and more!

Distinguished Faculty

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David Che

Professor

Dr. David Che is the Engineering Program Director and Professor of Mechanical Engineering. He earned a doctorate in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan, where he also did postdoctoral research. Dr. Che has extensive experience in both academia and industry...

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What You Will Study in This Bachelor of Science in Engineering

Coursework for this bachelor’s degree in engineering covers how to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of physics, including kinematics, dynamics, statics, introductory rotational motion, waves, harmonic motion, and basic heat and thermodynamics
  • Develop engineering graphics and computer-aided design (CAD) using a 3D solid modeling software package
  • Complete capstone engineering projects that entail the theoretical or experimental investigation of design problems
  • Integrate biblical principles into your engineering career

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After Graduation
Potential Careers

  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Design Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering


Work in Various Industries

  • Industry

Program Requirements

GENERAL PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

IWU offers one four-year degree program in engineering. Within this program, students may choose to concentrate in civil engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or design engineering.

IWU also offers an Engineering minor.

Mission Statement

The IWU Engineering program will produce graduates who are diverse and widely recognized for their motivation and faithinspired call to service, outstanding technical proficiency, broad development from a Christian liberal arts perspective, and
mature relational and leadership skills. 

  • Completion of 124 semester hours; however, some majors may result in the student earning greater than 124 credit hours by graduation.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Completion of the designated semester hours in the major area with a GPA of 2.25 or higher as required by the major. Additional requirements as prescribed by each department must also be met.
  • Completion of all general education requirements
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Accreditation

Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC), www.hlcommission.org, 312-263-0456. Other accreditations and associations of Indiana Wesleyan University are available at www.indwes.edu/about/iwu-profile/accreditation.

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