The first students are expected to enroll in the program beginning next fall. “We knew our students were interested in engineering, so we found a way to meet that interest.” said Charles W. Eaker, dean of the University of Dallas Constantin College of Liberal Arts. “Because of this program’s unique structure, our students will be able to take engineering courses in all five years, which is a very powerful thing. They will begin thinking of themselves as engineers as early as their freshman year.”
“This agreement is a win-win, with students being the beneficiaries,” said Jean-Pierre Bardet, dean of the UTA College of Engineering. “That’s the true spirit of this partnership, that we do what will most benefit our students.” The University of Texas at Arlington’s College of Engineering provides one of the most comprehensive engineering programs in the nation, with nine baccalaureate, 13 master’s and nine doctoral programs. For more information visit www.uta.edu/engineering. The University of Dallas is a Catholic, co-educational university with students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs through the Constantin College of Liberal Arts, the College of Business, the Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts and the School of Ministry. The University of Dallas has its main campus in Irving, Texas, an international campus near Rome, Italy, and a learning center in Frisco, Texas. For more information, visit www.udallas.edu.