Student Experience

Student Experience

Ask a random student to sum up the experience here at the College of Engineering and they’ll likely give you three words: rigor, co-ops, and city.

College of Engineering's academic rigor is recognized nationwide, with seven departmental programs ranked in the country’s Top 55.

Through our celebrated co-op program, you can land paid internships in your field of interest – or out of it. Examples? Tesla. Boeing. Pfizer. NASA. And the list goes on.

Then there’s our hometown, the vibrant, multi-ethnic, thriving City of Philadelphia.

But don’t just take our word for it. Drexel is based in University City, which has the fastest-growing population of millennials anywhere in the country and the nation’s fourth-highest number of college students. Those are some serious statistics in our favor.

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A Day in the Life of a Co-op

DeShaye Carter, president of Drexel's National Society of Black Engineers, was a desktop support engineer at eMoney Advisor in Radnor.

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CBE Undergraduate Kristine Loh Receives Society of Women Engineers Guiding Star Award

The Society of Women Engineers’ WE Local Awards program recognizes SWE members, women engineers, advocates and groups who are making a difference in their community and among peers in engineering and technology. Kristine Loh is a proud recipient of the Guiding Star Award.

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Music and Engineering, A Pitch Perfect Combo

Music and engineering go together beautifully for these three College of Engineering students who have made room in their busy technical lives for Bartók and Bernstein.

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Formula SAE Car Ramps Up for Competition

Students in the College of Engineering are building a racecar from scratch to compete against teams from around the world in the Formula SAE International Collegiate Design Series.

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