About the College

Our Commitment

Villanova University College of Engineering offers undergraduate and graduate students:

  • The opportunity to develop greater technical competence in a chosen area of study
  • An education that drives the pursuit of both knowledge and wisdom
  • The motivation to become active, articulate, ethical, moral and socially aware citizens
  • Discovery and cultivation of new knowledge in the engineering field and related areas
  • Respect for academic freedom and inquiry

Our graduates are igniting change in their careers, communities and the world.

College of Engineering Degrees

Bachelor of Science degrees

Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Qualified students have the option to pursue a five-year combined bachelor’s–master’s degree. Learn more by visiting your program(s) of interest at the links above.

*Every College of Engineering Master of Science degree can be completed entirely online via our synchronous E-Learning program.

PhD Program (part-time or full-time)

15 Certificate Programs


The undergraduate programs in Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.

Mission Statement

Villanova University’s College of Engineering is committed to an educational program that emphasizes technical excellence and a liberal education within the framework of the University's Augustinian and Catholic traditions. As a community of scholars, we seek to educate students to pursue both knowledge and wisdom, and to aspire to ethical and moral leadership within their chosen careers, their community, and the world.

We value a spirit of community among all members of the college that respects academic freedom and inquiry, the discovery and cultivation of new knowledge, and continued innovation in all that we do.