Engineering Science Program



What is Engineering?

Engineering is the application of scientific, mathematical, social, and practical knowledge in order to invent, design, build, maintain, research, and improve structures, machines, devices, systems, materials and processes.

What is Engineering Science?

Engineering Science focuses on the general application of various combinations of mathematical and scientific principles to the analysis, evaluation, and solutions of engineering problems.

Why pursue an Engineering Science degree at Howard Payne University?

The Engineering Science degree program offers liberal arts students a series of multidisciplinary courses, which emphasize both understanding and integrated applications of science, technology engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts. The program is designed to prepare students either for immediate entry into the workforce as engineering assistants or for pursuit of bachelor’s or master’s degrees in specific engineering disciplines of their choice. The curriculum provides a broad foundation for such disciplines along with a liberal arts education that embraces a Christian worldview. To read more about the program click here!

What engineering courses will I take?

The HPU engineering courses  and degree plan are either common to or closely matched to the basic engineering courses offered by engineering schools accredited by the Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).  These courses should readily transfer to such schools.

What is the Mission Statement for Engineering Science?

The Howard Payne University Engineering Science Program prepares liberal arts students to serve God and humanity in a Christ-centered manner by producing graduates with the knowledge and skills; personal and professional integrity; and intellectual inquisitiveness to affect the world through an engineering profession.

What is the Program Goal?

Engineering Science graduates will be equipped for success in the career path of their choosing; and be capable of pursuing an advanced degree and/or a career where they may attain job satisfaction and professional growth while serving God and humanity.