College of Engineering and Engineering Technology Vision and Mission

We shape students into engineers who can improve the world. Equipped with the skills and knowledge we provide, they're prepared to meet the needs of our increasingly technology-based society. By emphasizing real-world experience, our programs also serve to enhance local communities.  


To be the premier choice for a diverse body of students who aspire to be engineering innovators and leaders for the betterment of the world.


Provide engineering excellence in education, research, scholarly activities and impactful engagement with industry, government and communities.


In achieving our vision and mission, we:

Core Values

 CEET values the following:

  • Education.
    • Providing excellence in engineering and technology education.
    • Developing experiential and scholarship opportunities for students to bridge theory with practice.
  • Research and Scholarly Activities.
    • Sustaining innovation and translational research.
    • Cultivating collaboration with industry partners.
  • Diversity, Inclusion and Ethics.
    • Building on transparency and shared governance.
    • Promoting equity, participation and belonging.
    • Promoting professional ethical conduct.
  • Outreach and Engagement.
    • Generating employability/internships.
    • Providing continuing education for professionals.
    • Developing global partnerships.
    • Serving our communities.

Review our Strategic Plan.

Contact Us

College of Engineering and Engineering Technology
Engineering Building
590 Garden Rd, DeKalb, IL
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