Southern University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

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College of Engineering and Computer Science

College of Engineering
Southern University and A&M College
PBS Pinchback Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70813

Phone: (225) 771-5290
Fax: (225) 771-5721


The College of Engineering provides students with technological skills and opportunities that stimulate professional, educational, and personal growth. The college provides this growth through a diverse faculty and staff that is committed to teaching, research, and service. Students are encouraged to participate in laboratory research and cooperative education programs that enhance career confidence. They also are encouraged to participate in ongoing research with faculty members that contribute to engineering innovations. The college maintains an atmosphere that enhances the student's ability to achieve the optimum learning experience.

The college offers four undergraduate programs in civil engineeringelectrical engineering,  mechanical engineering and  electronics engineering technology leading to a Bachelor of Science degree.


The College also offers the Master of Engineering Program with three specialty areas: 1) Materials Science and Engineering; 2) Sustainable Systems Engineering,  and 3) Engineering Management.

The College offers the Accelerated Bachelor in Engineering to Master of Engineering Program where qualified students are allowed to take graduate level coursework in their senior year. This generally provides students with the opportunity to earn their master's degree in one year after completion of their bachelor's.

Scholarships in the College of Engineering are supported by foundations, industries, governmental agencies, and private contributions. The most beneficial aspect of the scholarship program is the opportunity it gives students to pursue career goals free from financial obligations. Award amounts vary depending on student performance. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 is required to obtain and retain all scholarships.

The civil, electrical, and mechanical engineering programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012- telephone: (410) 347-7700.

Electronics Engineering Technology Program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission (TAC) of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012- telephone: (410) 347-7700.


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