At Calvin College, engineers don’t just solve problems—we’re rebuilding a broken world. Blend your technical skills with the study of literature, philosophy, religion and history to foster a Christ-centered vision of life that is effective and sensitive to the society’s needs.
Christian engineers have a higher calling to understand the society in which we live and work. Our solutions should not be limited to a single problem, but contribute to a broader vision of Christian citizenship.
Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSE)
Choose from four concentrations and gain practical a practical degree that can take you into a huge number of industries all over the world.
Combine engineering and chemistry to help create the products we use every day. Work in industries like biotech pharmaceuticals, petroleum refining, environmental services, foods, cosmetics and more.
Civil & Environmental
Gain the skills you need to design structures, hydraulics, environmental engineering, soil mechanics and traffic systems.
Electrical & Computer
Use electrical engineering to solve problems across the span of fields in electronics, from medical equipment to consumer electronics, from information technology to security and controls.
Work in teams with other professionals, helping to convert ideas into real products and systems, such as tools, engines and machines.
Add an Engineering minor to any discipline and round out your degree with practical problem-solving skills.
International and Sustainability Designations
Learn how you could add an international designation or a sustainability designation to your engineering degree to broaden your expertise and your opportunities for the future.
Labs and projects
Labs and projects are a part of many engineering courses at Calvin, beginning with Engr. 101 during the fall semester of freshman year and ending with a Senior Design project. These add strong hands-on experiences to your classes, making the ideas clear by putting the tools for solving problems directly into your hands.
Immerse yourself in the design process and serve our local community by pairing with different organizations to make a tangible difference right in your first year at Calvin.
Senior Design Project
Cap off your time at Calvin with a major project that puts what you've learned into action. See past projects and learn more