Eligibility for undergraduate research and independent study is determined by each major within the College of Engineering.
Requesting a Field Study, Independent Study or Undergraduate Research:
The College of Engineering has a 2-phase application process for all field study, independent study, and undergraduate research experiences as indicated below:
Phase 1: Faculty will need to gain departmental approval to offer the field study, independent study, or undergraduate research.
- Instructor Request Form -- Form Type: Microsoft Forms (Trouble logging in?)
- Instructor Request Form Instructions
Phase 2: Students will need apply to participate in the field study, independent study, or undergraduate research.
- Student Request Form -- Form Type: Microsoft Forms (Trouble logging in?)
- Student Request Form Instructions
Requirements for each College of Engineering major are listed below.
|Department||Minimum Overall GPA||Minimum GPA in Major||Other Requirements|
|Biological Systems Engineering||2.5||2.5|
|Civil and Environmental Engineering||2.0||2.0|
|Construction Engineering Management||2.0||2.0|
|CS 4974||2.5||2.5||Requires completion of CS 3114 with a grade of "C" or better|
|CS 4994||2.5||3.0||Requires completion of CS 3114 with a grade of "C" or better|
|Electrical and Computer Engineering||2.0||2.0|
|Engineering Science & Mechanics||2.5||2.0|
|Industrial and Systems Engineering||2.0||2.0|
|Materials Science Engineering||2.0||2.0|
|Mining and Minerals Engineering||2.0||2.0|