Chair’s Message

Welcome to the Systems Engineering (SYEN) Department. Our high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs provide you with the tools and the knowledge to design, build, operate, maintain, and monitor complex SYSTEMS and prepare you for leadership positions in managing these systems throughout their life cycles.

We offer an ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) accredited undergraduate program in Electrical & Computer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. Our graduate programs include Certificate, Master’s, and Ph.D. programs. All our programs are tailored to prepare the Engineers of the future to contribute to the health, wealth, and security of our state, nation, and the world upon graduation.

Our programs are backed by dedicated, distinguished and experienced faculty members, with advanced degrees from esteemed Universities. They are active in prestigious professional societies and have significant consultancy and real world experience with world-class manufacturers and organizations such as Boeing, Caterpillar, NASA, Samsung, etc. Our faculty members have successfully secured competitive and prestigious research projects funded by federal and state agencies.

All these experiences enable us to create excellent learning and research environments for our students.

I encourage you to visit and to contact us to learn more about our programs to make the right investment for your future.


Dr. Srikanth Pidugu, Professor and Chair (Interim),
Systems Engineering