College of Engineering
To provide an excellent Learn by Doing education and graduate in-demand, day-one ready professionals.
Cal Poly is located in tiłhini, the Place of the Full Moon. We gratefully acknowledge, respect, and thank yak tityu tityu yak tiłhini, Northern Chumash Tribe of San Luis Obispo County and Region in whose homelands we are guests.
Diversity & Inclusion
Mission Statement on Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
The Cal Poly College of Engineering fosters an environment based in love, empathy and respect where all are supported, energized and empowered. Opportunities to contribute exist for all and a broad range of voices and experiences are necessary as we co-create our future. We are developing an inclusive community where everyone can be their own unique selves.
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. Read the full story at CENG Connection to learn more.
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. Visit our Admissions Profile to learn more.
Meet the Dean
Amy S. Fleischer, Ph.D.
Dean, Cal Poly College of Engineering
Personal pronouns: she/her/hers
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“There are so many amazing things happening in the Cal Poly College of Engineering. Our programs are providing Learn by Doing experiences, leading to student projects that are changing the world. 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.”