College of Engineering
To provide an excellent Learn by Doing education and graduate in-demand, day-one ready professionals.
College Facts & Accreditation
U.S. News & World Report
The Cal Poly College of Engineering places an emphasis on preparing today’s students to solve tomorrow’s global challenges. U.S. News & World Report recently ranked one of the college’s departments as the top specialty program in the nation.
The college is part of California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), a nationally ranked, comprehensive public university. The emphasis of the university is Learn by Doing for its more than 19,000 students.
Meet the Dean
Amy S. Fleischer, Ph.D.
Dean, Cal Poly College of Engineering
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“Despite a global pandemic that forced us to change the way we do things, there are so many amazing things happening in the Cal Poly College of Engineering. Our programs are providing Learn by Doing experiences with some important adjustments, leading to student projects that are changing the world even in the face of crises. Our faculty are attracting major research grants which will lead to significant breakthroughs in both applied research and in engineering education. On any given day we are making a difference. There is just no limit to what Cal Poly Engineers can accomplish.”