About the College of Engineering and Architecture

Howard University’s College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA) continues to play a vital role in producing our nation’s top engineers and architects. The College ranks among the top producers of African American male and female engineers.

HU CEA is a thriving teaching and research institution committed to training the next generation architects and engineers of color. We teach our students to recognize and capitalize on opportunities that create value, making them more adaptable leaders in the changing innovative workplace of the future.

Mission

CEA’s core mission to serve our students by providing learning environments and curricula, which foster their ability to formulate and solve problems, manage complexity and uncertainty and to develop, in our students, sensitivities to interpersonal relations. To support the acquisition of strong technical competencies, while contributing to the solution of national and global problems through research, teaching and learning.

Programs

The College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA) is one of Howard University's 13 schools and colleges.

The CEA is home to six academic departments offering accredited undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs.

For additional information you may also see Academic Programs

News

Assistant Professor Patrick Ymele-Leki Mentors Postdoctoral Researcher and 2018 Research Week Winner

Fri, April, 20 2018

Chemical Engineering postdoctoral researcher Jyothirmai Simhadri was announced as the Post Doc/Resident/Fellow/Research Associate winner in the Physical Sciences and Engineering category for her research submission titled: Development of Shewanella Oneidensis MR-1 Biofilms for Iodate Reduction in Groundwater. Read More >>

CEA Sees 66-point Increase in US News 2019 Best Graduate Schools Rankings

Wed, April, 18 2018

The College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA) sees a 66-point increase in ranking in the U.S. News 2019 Best Graduate Schools Rankings. This historic increase over the past three years places CEA in the nation's top 12 percent of engineering colleges. Read More >>

Events

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