CU Engineering Programs Receive Re-accreditation

 CU Engineering Programs Receive Re-accreditation

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by Public Relations Office - Cedarville, OH

October 29, 2007

Cedarville, Ohio-Taking the leap from college student to full-time employee can be intimidating enough. It helps to know you have the credentials. Cedarville University is committed to doing just that for its students. That’s why the school is pleased to announce initial accreditation of its bachelor’s degrees in computer science and computer engineering, and the re-accreditation of its electrical and mechanical engineering degrees, granted by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.

ABET is the recognized accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering and technology. ABET accreditation demonstrates a program’s commitment to providing its students with a quality education.

“We design all of our programs to be competitive from the start,” says Dr. Sam SanGregory, chair of the Elmer W. Engstrom Department of Engineering and Computer Science. “It’s exciting to be recognized publicly for the quality of the Cedarville educational experience.”

ABET is a not-for-profit organization, owned and operated by its more than 25 professional and technical member societies. An internationally respected organization with some 1,500 volunteers, ABET has set the higher-educational standards in its fields for nearly 75 years.

Cedarville University offers majors in computer science and computer, electrical and mechanical engineering. The innovative curricula take advantage of up-to-date facilities, experienced faculty and vast scientific and engineering resources. For more information, visit www.cedarville.edu/engineering.