Academic Departments + Degree Programs
The Allen E. Paulson College of Engineering and Computing has
– 6 Academic Departments,
– 11 Undergraduate Degrees
– 6 Graduate Degrees
In our College, you will build the foundational framework for STEM careers in high demand. Through a mix of a rigorous curriculum, hands-on labs, individual & team projects + access to industry & business professionals, our faculty will mentor you through our programs.
Choose Southern to discover your potential in engineering or computing.
The Bachelor of Science with a major in Computer Science is a technologically intense program that emphasizes computer programming, theory, and design. Students who choose to major in Computer Science can look forward to careers in programming and designing new software.
Students interested in gaming can pursue a certificate in Game Programming. The new Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering prepares students to design new computer apps and/or programs to meet user needs. Students who choose to major in Software Engineering can specialize in Big Data and Analysis, Cyber & Software Security, Game Programming, or Mobile Systems.
The M.S. degree in Computer Science is offered in face-to-face and hybrid formats.
The Department of Information Technology offers the B.S. in Information Technology and the Bachelor’s of IT Online – an online degree program offered through eMajor, as well as the M.S. in Information Technology. The IT curriculum combines in-depth education in technology with hands-on training, along with the opportunity to explore diverse application areas. Students can choose to specialize in Information Management, Networking and Datacenter Administration, Web and Mobile Foundations, or Cybersecurity. The Department of Information Technology also offers a concentration in Data Science to prepare students to leverage the world of Big Data.
The Department of Civil Engineering and Construction Management offers three undergraduate degree programs of study: a B.S. in Civil Engineering, a B.S. in Construction Engineering, and a B.S. in Construction (Management). The department also offers an M.S. degree in Civil Engineering.
The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering offers the B.S. in Electrical Engineering, B.S. in Computer Engineering, and M.S. in Electrical Engineering. The department prides itself on its applied (hands-on) education, attentive faculty and accomplished students. You will begin your first semester with hands-on experience in a studio or lab environment. And, upon completion, you will feel confident in your abilities to help solve the engineering problems of the world.
Georgia Southern’s B.S. in Manufacturing Engineering program is the only one within a 500-mile radius of Statesboro, Georgia. The manufacturing engineering (MfgE) curriculum is hands-on and career-oriented. Students gain broad, practical knowledge in the major areas of manufacturing engineering. The Department also offers the M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering (MSMfgE), with concentrations in Engineering Management and Advanced Manufacturing Engineering.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers the B.S. in Mechanical Engineering degree. Mechanical Engineering students study mechanical design and analysis, material science and manufacturing processing, thermal-fluid-energy sciences, computer-aided engineering graphics and analysis, and electro-mechanical devices and controls with an emphasis in mechatronics. The department also offers the M.S. in Mechanical Engineering.
Last updated: 9/19/2023