Complementary Programs

Listed below are programs which enhance the honors experience by introducing students to other disciplines, to improve their ability in applying their skills and knowledge in engineering in a multi-disciplinary setting.

FAST TRACK GRADUATE PROGRAM

This program enables students to complete a bachelor’s and a master’s degree within five years. Students take certain graduate courses and receive credit for both the undergraduate and graduate versions of the course, reducing the number of courses required to obtain a graduate degree. Engineering Honors students can also use these courses toward the needed honors credits for the honors distinction.

EnMed 

EnMed is an innovative collaboration with Houston Methodist Hospital that integrates engineering concepts into medical school. Students can graduate with their medical degree and their master's in engineering at the same time.

GRAND CHALLENGE SCHOLARS PROGRAM

This is a selective, three-year program in which students achieve in- depth understanding of their technical area in the context of research related to a Grand Challenge problem while also gaining interdisciplinary, entrepreneurial, global and service learning expertise and experiences.

MASTERS DEGREES IN BUSINESS

The Mays Business School offers seven different one-year Master of Science (MS) programs for engineering students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in business.

ZACHRY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

This is a five-semester  program jointly managed by the College of Engineering and the Zachry Group that prepares engineering students to become  future leaders