College of Engineering and Engineering Technology
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.
Why Engineering at NIU?
- Small class sizes
- Accomplished faculty
- More than 40 state-of-the-art labs
- Over 20 clubs and professional societies
- Ranked in the top 40 by U.S. News & World Report
- Affordable tuition