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The College

The FAU College of Engineering and Computer Science is internationally recognized for cutting edge research and education in the areas of Computer Science and Artificial intelligence (AI), Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Bioengineering, Civil, Environmental and Geomatics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Ocean Engineering.

Research conducted by our faculty and their teams expose our students to technology innovations that push the current state of the art of the disciplines. The College research efforts are supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Department of Defense (DOD), the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Department of Education (DOEd), the State of Florida, and Industry.

The FAU College of Engineering and Computer Science offers degrees with a modern twist that bear specializations in areas of national priority such as artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, internet of things, transportation and supply chain management, and data science. New degree programs include Masters of Science in AI (first in FL), Masters of Science in Data Science and Analytics, and the new Professional Masters of Science degree in Computer Science for working professionals. For more information about the College, please visit

Programs and Degrees
Twenty-one degree programs are offered by the College on the FAU Boca Raton campus.

Discipline GC BS MS PhD
Big Data Analytics      
Civil Engineering   •¹
Computer Engineering   •*
Computer Science   •* •*
Cyber Security      
Electrical Engineering   •**
Environmental Engineering      
Geomatics Engineering      
Information Technology & Management      
Marine Engineering Management      
Mechanical Engineering  
Ocean Engineering  
Offshore Engineering      
Transportation Engineering      

GC – Graduate Certificate; ¹Planned
* Fully Online Program Option Available; **Partial Online Program Option Available
Undergraduate programs are accredited through the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). All academic programs are also accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

Partnership with Business and Industry
Active collaboration and partnering with business and industry is a College priority. If you are interested in finding out how you can get involved please send an email to
The College has extensive research programs funded by business, industry and government. These initiatives are the hallmark of the College. Eleven research centers provide focus for College research activities.
Internships, Co-ops and E-learning

Students can gain practical work experience in their disciplines prior to graduation. The College works with business, industry and government to arrange internships, traditional cooperative education and permanent placement opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students.

There are many ways that students can receive instruction, including face-to-face, hybrid and online. To find out more contact the Division of Engineering Student Services and Advising at 561.297.2780 or via email at