Engineering and Computer Science

Pitt-Johnstown Engineering and Computer Science Division

The University of Pittsburgh at Pitt-Johnstown offers Bachelor of Science in Engineering degrees in: chemical, civil, computer, electrical, and mechanical engineering, and computer science.  


As a new program, Engineering will reflect the excellence of the previous Engineering Technology program, including: 

  • Pitt-Johnstown graduates are aggressively recruited by many engineering firms, and have a greater-than-90% employment rate within three months of graduation. 
  • Excellent performance on the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam.
  • An engineering faculty with real-world experience in their respective fields.

These engineering degrees will prepare graduates to function as professionals in their chosen fields.

The instruction will focus on the theoretical aspects of engineering and the practical application of that theory.

In every case, the programs are academically rigorous and reflect the best practices in engineering science and design.

The highly qualified faculty bring real-world, practical experience into the classroom and give Pitt-Johnstown students an exceptional, high-quality experience in Engineering. 

Engineering Division Office
200 Engineering & Science Building 
Fax: 814-269-7245

Jerry W. Samples, PhD, PEDivision Chair 

Bonita R. Newfield 

Gina M. Thompson