Undergraduate DESIGN

The undergraduate DESIGN program offers many ways for you to expand the depth and breadth of your design skills, from our cornerstone design course to our global experiences to an undergraduate DESIGN certificate and minor. 

Cornerstone Engineering Design

Engineers solve stick, complicated problems that take grit and perseverance—all to make the world a better place. Because design is everywhere and continues to play an increasingly important role in everyday life, Engineering Design (EDSGN) 100 students learn to see the big picture in order to improve their global communities. This course provides students with a foundation for engineering design through hands-on team projects that address specified design opportunities.







The School of Engineering Design and Innovation delivers effective engineering education and unrivaled research opportunities through active, collaborative, project-based, and professionally oriented classroom experiences. The school offers a variety of programs that partner faculty, students, and industry in the study of real-life engineering problems. Our programs teach students to solve real-life problems with innovative solutions. 

School of Engineering Design and Innovation

304 Engineering Design and Innovation Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-2952