College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

In response to the rapidly changing developments related to COVID-19, access to in-person service will not be available. Our top priority at NIU is the health and well-being of our campus community. Learn more about the latest COVID-19 updates and resources.

Virtual Advising and Tutoring

Advising: Central Advising Office will be moving to remote advising services.

  • Please contact your academic advisor. If you do not know who your advisor is please check your Student Center in MyNIU.
  • If you are affiliated with the Central Advising Office, you can email your advisor directly or send an email to
  • If you are advised by a department, please email your faculty advisors directly.

Tutoring: You can meet with a tutor via Blackboard Collaborate. View the virtual meeting schedule.

Fuel your curiosity. Pursue your passion. Change the world.

We offer accredited programs in electrical engineering, engineering technology, industrial and systems engineering and mechanical engineering, as well as two new programs in biomedical engineering and mechatronics engineering. Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, we have a wide variety of degree and certificate programs to fit your unique skills and goals.

New Ph.D. Programs

Starting in the fall of 2020 CEET will offer Ph.D. programs in electrical, mechanical, and industrial and systems engineering. The new programs, which will take advantage of online and on-campus learning were approved Tuesday, Sept. 10 by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE). NIU Executive Vice President and Provost Beth Ingram, Ph.D., says the degrees keep NIU relevant in the rapidly expanding field of engineering.

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