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In and out of the classroom, our engineering and computer science programs are designed to help students succeed and reach their goals.

Great industry connections and a top academic program help our students achieve their goals, whether making their mark at innovators like Microsoft, Tesla, Rockwell Automation or pursuing graduate studies at UWM or other top universities. You’ll feel supported by our tight-knit community and appreciate the world-class faculty and powerhouse research university opportunities.

Proud of our students’ success

Students who had93%a paid internship, co-op or research position*
$66,000Average starting salary*
91%Graduate with a job or commit to grad school*

*UWM First Destination Survey December, 2019; as voluntarily reported by graduating undergraduate students.

What our students say

My co-op experience with Foth has allowed me to become more confident in my abilities as an upcoming engineer.


Kevin (Foth Co-op)Senior, Civil Engineering

I have been provided with the opportunity to work in manufacturing where I can implement my classroom knowledge to (solve) real world problems.”


Valentina (Paid Internship, Krones)Senior, Industrial Engineering

Having an internship provided me with large-scale practical experience that will help me in my future career.


Ben (Internship, then Career Launch at Amazon)Alumnus, BS Computer Science

The hands on experience I was able to receive from co-oping paired with the EE curriculum and resources offered by the college made it possible for me receive and accept a full time job offer before graduating.


Kalila (Career Launch at Milwaukee Tool)Alumna, BS Electrical Engineering

During my co-op, I led the continuous improvement efforts in our weld department and contributed to a 10.1% YoY increase in productivity.


Dennis (Kohler Power Systems Co-Op)Senior, Industrial Engineering

My internship provided the opportunity to work on a Big Data Analytics team and develop software that will be used across the entire company – and a full-time job offer!


Bryan (Paid Internship and Career Launch, WEC Energy Group)Senior, Computer Science BS