UDC Civil Engineering Students

Civil Engineering

Civil engineering is the oldest area of specialization within engineering. As such, the civil engineering program seeks to develop students who are competitive professionals who are experts in planning, design, construction and maintenance of the built environment upon which society depends.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty

Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering prepares students to become leaders in diverse industries such as renewable energy, nanotechnology, and the automobile industry. The robust course offerings position the program to become a leading producer of mechanical engineering professionals who are competitive and poised to drive innovation within the field.

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Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science and Information Technology  seeks to develop student proficiency in computer science theory and practice through traditional, capstone, and research courses.

New Program:   Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering


Electrical Engineering

The mission of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is to provide educational opportunities that will prepare students for the rapid technological changes that impact the field. The competitive curriculum equips students for successful careers in the public and private sector.

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Building 42, Suite 212
4200 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20008


phone 202.274.5220





Faculty/Student Highlights

Dr. Lara Thompson in Issues in Higher Education - "2017 Emerging Scholar"

Dr. Lara Thompson – “2017 Emerging Scholar”

Congratulations Dr. Lara Thompson on being named a “2017 Emerging Scholar” with Diverse issues in Higher Education.

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