Dual-Degree Engineering Program

Elon's Engineering Affiliates

With Elon's dual-degree engineering program, you can earn two undergraduate degrees: a bachelor's degree from Elon and a bachelor's degree from an engineering school. Students spend the first three years at Elon and the final two years at one of six engineering schools affiliated with Elon.

Elon is partnering with the following engineering schools:

North Carolina State University

  • Located in Raleigh, N.C.
  • Almost 30,000 students enrolled. In the fall of 2003, 5,670 students were enrolled in the College of Engineering.
  • The College of Engineering at N.C. State ranks third in the United States in number of B.S. degrees awarded.
  • Offers 17 Bachelor of Science degrees in the following:
    Aerospace Engineering
    Biological Engineering
    Biomedical Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Construction Engineering & Management: General Construction
    Construction Engineering & Management: Mechanical Construction
    Computer Engineering
    Computer Science
    Electrical Engineering
    Environmental Engineering
    Industrial Engineering
    Industrial Engineering: Furniture Manufacturing Concentration
    Mechanical Engineering
    Materials Science and Engineering
    Nuclear Engineering
    Textile Engineering
  • Requires an overall 3.0 GPA or higher for successful transfer.
  • For information about the transfer requirements click here.


Georgia Tech

  • Located in Atlanta, Ga.
  • More than 15,000 total students enrolled; over 6,500 of these enrolled in the undergraduate engineering program.
  • One of the most attractive choices for dual-degree students.
  • U.S. News & World Report ranked the College of Engineering undergraduate program fifth in a two-way tie among all accredited engineering schools in America's Best Colleges 2005.
  • Offers bachelor's degrees in the following:
    Aerospace Engineering
    Biomedical Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Computer Engineering
    Electrical Engineering
    Industrial Engineering
    Materials Science & Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Nuclear & Radiological Engineering
    Polymer & Fiber Engineering
  • Discipline-specific GPA requirement ranging from 3.0 or higher is required for successful transfer (check present status). 
  • For information about the transfer requirements click here.

Penn State University

  • Located in University Park, Pa.
  • More than 80,000 students enrolled; 7,300 undergraduate engineering students
  • One of the top 10 engineering schools in the country
  • Offers bachelor's degrees in the following: Aerospace engineering
    Agricultural and biological engineering
    Bioengineering
    Chemical engineering
    Civil engineering
    Computer engineering
    Electrical engineering
    Engineering science
    Industrial engineering
    Mechanical engineering
    Nuclear engineering
    Environmental systems engineering
    Materials science and engineering
    Mining engineering
    Petroleum and natural gas engineering
  • Requires an overall 3.5 GPA or higher for successful transfer.
  • For information about the transfer requirements click here.


Virginia Tech

  • Located in Blacksburg, Va.
  • More than 25,000 students enrolled.
  • Virginia Tech's College of Engineering undergraduate program tied for 19th with three other accredited engineering schools in America's Best Colleges 2005 by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Offers Bachelor of Science degrees in the following:
    Aerospace & Ocean Engineering
    Biological Systems Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil & Environmental Engineering
    Computer Science
    Electrical Engineering & Computer Engineering
    Engineering Education
    Engineering Science & Mechanics
    Industrial & Systems Engineering
    Materials Science & Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Mining & Minerals Engineering
  • Requires an overall 3.0 GPA or higher for successful transfer.
  • For information about the transfer requirements click here.


Columbia University

  • Located in New York City.
  • Twelve hundred students are enrolled in The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS).
  • Has awarded science and engineering degrees since 1954.
  • Internationally known, Ivy League school.
  • Housing priority for dual-degree transfer students.
  • Offers Bachelor of Science degrees in the following:
    Applied Physics
    Applied Mathematics
    Biomedical Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Computer Engineering
    Computer Science
    Earth and Environmental Engineering
    Electrical Engineering
    Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
    Materials Science
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Requires an overall 3.3 GPA or higher for successful transfer.
  • For information about the transfer requirements click here.


Washington University in St. Louis

  • Located in St. Louis, Mo.
  • About 1,100 undergraduates are enrolled in the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
  • Very attractive dual-degree program.
  • Has been awarding engineering degrees for 30 years.
  • Elon is authorized to award ½ scholarship per year to one dual-degree transfer student.
  • Offers Bachelor of Science degrees in the following:
    Biomedical Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Computer Science
    Computer Engineering
    Electrical Engineering
    Environmental Engineering Science
    Mechanical Engineering
    Physics
    Process Control Systems
    Systems Science and Engineering.
  • Requires an overall 3.25 GPA or higher for successful transfer.
  • For information about the transfer requirements click here.

North Carolina A&T State University

  • Located in Greensboro, N.C.
  • In 2003, a little more than 10,000 students were enrolled at North Carolina A&T about 1,400 were enrolled in the undergraduate engineering program.
  • All courses in the College of Engineering are taught by professors who hold the highest degree in their field.
  • The College of Engineering offers bachelor's degrees in the following:
    Agricultural Engineering and Biosystems
    Architectural Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Electrical Engineering
    Industrial Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Computer Science
  • Requires an overall 3.0 GPA or higher for successful transfer.
  • For information about the transfer requirements click here.