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U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering

U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering

NOTE:  FEMA Location has been moved to:
Bonita Springs Rec Center
26740 Pine Ave.

MASTER of Science In Engineering (MSE) - Being offered Fall 2017!
to Classes being offered -

(Be sure to visit our BLOG for these and other interesting articles)

Environmental Alumni -  TERI LYTLE
Click LINK

Congratulations to Chelsea Atkins (Software Engineering Student)!
Recipient of the 2017 SMART Scholarship Award
from the Department of Defense

Click for Scholarship Brochure
Click for Scholarship Flyer

    Click for video and photos of 4th Annual SUNCHASE


Project Lead the Way 
We are a proud Host University for Project Lead the Way (PLTW)

ExCEEd Workshop


To provide the best value in high-quality engineering education.


To produce engineering leaders in selected disciplines with strong technical competence and professional skills to meet the challenges of Southwest Florida and beyond.


Engineering at Florida Gulf Coast University was originally established as the School of Engineering in Fall 2005 and became the U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering (WCE) in August 2011.  The WCE is located in Holmes Hall, a building that was specifically designed for student-centered teaching of engineering and computing courses in an active and collaborative learning environment. The College currently has 30 faculty and staff and over 850 students and offers undergraduate engineering degree programs in Bioengineering, Civil engineering, Environmental engineering, and Software engineering (as well as an undergraduate degree in computer science for students who were on campus before Fall 2011). 

The BS in Bioengineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Environmental Engineering, and BS in Software Engineering are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,



Come visit us in our Administrative Office, 208 Holmes Hall (HE) -- or our Advising Office, 207 Holmes Hall !

Phone: 239-590-7390

To schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor in the U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering,
please call (239) 590-1445.