by Public Relations Office
February 6, 2006
Cedarville, Ohio-High school students (public, private, and home school) can explore the field of engineering firsthand at Cedarville University`s Engineering Day on Saturday, Feb. 18.
Potential engineering students will have the opportunity to attend an introduction to the field, observe demonstrations, and interact with University students, faculty, and alumni. A special session will delve into the topic of women in engineering. In the afternoon, students can attend a question and answer session with a panel of Cedarville engineering graduates.
Visitors are encouraged to tour Cedarville`s outstanding engineering facilities, including the wind tunnel, engine test cell, and the following labs: materials, heat transfer, instrumentation, CAD and CNC manufacturing, digital design, electronics, communications, electrical machines and vibrations, controls, and senior electrical and mechanical design. The newly constructed Engineering Projects Building will also be open to visitors.
This event is free, and registration begins at 10 a.m. Students planning to stay overnight in the residence halls must make reservations by February 13. For more
information, call 1-800-CEDARVILLE or register online at www.cedarville.edu/engineeringday.
Cedarville`s Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (B.S.E.E.) and Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (B.S.M.E.) degree programs are accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. A Bachelor of Science (B.S) in computer science is also available. The University recently added a computer engineering program leading to a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering (B.S.Cp.E.) degree.