Duke engineering students test robots on an obstacle course


Duke’s Pratt School of Engineering has degree programs and certificates that prepare undergraduates to be successful. We view teaching as a partnership where students and faculty share the responsibility to excel.

Highly Ranked

  • Top 10 Best School for Engineering Majors by Salary Potential – $78,400 median pay with 0-5 years of work experience (Payscale.com)
  • Top 20 School for Undergraduate Engineering (U.S. News & World Report)
  • Top 20 on Business Insider's 50 Best Engineering Schools (BusinessInsider.com)

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Our highly-ranked undergraduate programs will give you a well-grounded and well-rounded education to prepare you for career success through studies in the biomedical, civil, environmental, electrical and computer, and mechanical engineering disciplines.

Our BME, CE, EnvE, ECE and ME undergraduate engineering degrees are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, abet.org.

In addition, we offer certificates in architectural engineering, aerospace engineering, energy and the environment, global development engineering, information sciences and information studies, innovation and entrepreneuriship and markets and management.

Our students participate in meaningful research, study abroad, and participate in a wide range of student organizations including service, entrepreneurial, cultural and specialized engineering groups.

On This Website

For Applicants
High school students and their parents can learn about being a Duke engineer

Degrees and Certificates
Options and requirements for getting your BSE, certificates and our 4+1: BSE+Masters program

For Current Students
Advising, research, independent study, policies and procedures and more

REU Programs
Research experiences for undergrads from other universities study at Duke over the summer

Learning Outcomes
Find out what you'll know when you complete your degree

Enrollment and Graduation Rates
See how many students are in each department and how many graduate each year

On Duke's Admissions Website

The First Year Experience
Residence life, facilities and resources.

Visiting Duke
In addition to a Pratt Tour, most students tour Duke's campus.

Cost and Financial Aid
Current tuition and living expenses estimate and some financial aid resources.

Things to Do
Also check out engineering groups and the full list of student groups at Duke.