Your first choice among top engineering schools

And your first choice for top engineering programs. The University of Wisconsin-Platteville is known far and wide for being an “engineering university.” Our outstanding engineering college produces highly skilled engineers who quickly become leaders in their respective fields.

Plus, UW-Platteville engineering grads get hired for the SAME prestigious engineering jobs as their peers who attended larger, more expensive engineering schools (and graduated with much more student debt)!

UW-Platteville offers seven leading professional engineering programs:

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers design, develop, build, and test all types of equipment for use in countless applications. Mechanical engineering is the most popular major at UW-Platteville.

Civil Engineering

Civil engineers design, build, and maintain modern society’s critical systems and structures such as roads, bridges, and sewer/water systems.

Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineers design, develop, test, and supervise the manufacturing of all types of electrical equipment used in countless applications.

Engineering Physics

Engineering physics grads combine elements of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and applied physics to land careers as application engineers, product development engineers, materials coordinators, and others.

Environmental Engineering

Environmental engineers work to solve environmental challenges such as pollution using the principles of engineering, soil science, biology, and chemistry.

Industrial Engineering

Industrial engineers design tasks, systems, and products to help improve business efficiency, productivity, safety, and profitability.

Software Engineering

Software engineers analyze, design, develop, test, and manage software systems intended to streamline every aspect of life, both in business and personal settings.