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    Design Your Future

    From your first days on WMU's Parkview Campus, faculty and staff will provide support as you develop your future through one of our 14 majors.

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    Undergraduate Research

    Explore your own research ideas early on, working with our renowned faculty in the world class facilities available on the Parkview Campus.

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    Saving Limbs and Lives

    Engineering sensors team part of project to advance diabetes treatments.

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    9 out of 10

    Broncos are employed quickly, working in their field in jobs they like. Dustin Black is one of them.

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Rethink Smart.

It’s more than book smarts. More important than IQ. It’s the pursuit of purpose, daring to think differently, and not being afraid to question answers. We call it Rethink Smart. Are you ready? At the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, we are committed to helping you achieve your vision for the future. We offer experience-based learning that will prepare you for a successful, meaningful career. 

Engineering change, invoking passion, finding purpose

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WMU’s College of Engineering and Applied Sciences offers a nurturing environment that allows you to achieve and grow. We provide exceptional hands-on experiences alongside our highly accomplished faculty in an incredible facility. The $100 million Floyd Hall on WMU’s Parkview Campus has 323,000 square feet of teaching and research space with 75 labs. We share the Business Technology and Research Park with over 40 high-tech companies.

At WMU, you will have access to passionate experts who want to assist you in blazing your path. The world is evolving and the need for critical thinkers, doers, and creators is greater than ever. Are you ready to start a challenging journey? If so, come join WMU’s College of Engineering and Applied Sciences family.

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    Carr named interim head of research

    Western Michigan University's Board of Trustees approved the appointment of administrator and faculty member Dr. Steven Carr as interim vice president for the Office of Research and Innovation.

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    Cybersecurity info session

    WMU is hosting a virtual information session for its fully online graduate program in cybersecurity. Find out if the program is right for you on July 29, 2021.

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    WMU's Leading Construction Research

    Led by Bronco Construction Research Center Director Brian Montgomery, CEAS is at the forefront of research to reduce damage to structures using the only hurricane simulator in the U.S . Montgomery explains the project in this interview from WWMT News Channel 3 in Kalamazoo.

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    Distinguished Alumni Award

    Julie A. Harris B.S. '86, Computer Science, Global Head of Asset & Wealth Management Operations & Administration, at JPMorgan Chase was recently honored by WMU with a Distinguished Alumni Award Honoree.

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