An elite engineering education at your fingertips.
Designed to create an inclusive and interactive learning environment, Engineering Online utilizes state-of-the-art technologies to deliver an authentic classroom experience.
Engineering at Illinois Online offers working professionals and post-graduate engineers the opportunity to pursue an advanced education completely online.
Our online learning programs offer flexibility and convenience while maintaining the integrity and academic rigor of our elite on-campus programs. In fact, Engineering Online students are challenged to earn the exact same degrees and certificates as awarded on-campus by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Whether you are interested in earning your graduate degree or simply sharpening your professional skill set, Engineering at Illinois will help you to invest in yourself and in your future.
Master’s degrees in Computer Science, Aerospace Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering are currently available online, as well as 18 certificate programs and over 100 individual courses from several top-ranked departments. Through Engineering Online, you also have the opportunity to take online classes as an audit student, to receive professional development hours, or University graduate credit. You do not need to be admitted to graduate school to enroll in our distance learning courses.
Crossing engineering disciplines
Professors like Rohit Bhargava know that tomorrow’s engineers will have to work across multiple fields to really be effective. Students from eight different disciplines work with him to fight cancer using nanotechnology. And two multimillion-dollar student training programs make sure that attitude is integrated into their education as well. See us in action by visiting campus
Admissions / Engineering at Illinois
- Undergraduate Student Application
Undergraduates apply through the U of I Office of Admissions.
- Graduate Student Application
Applications for Graduate Students are processed through the University’s Graduate College.
One of the Nation’s Top Engineering Programs.
In U.S News World Report’s 2015 rankings, Engineering at Illinois has 15 programs ranked in the top 5. Read more about our rankings.