Maximize Your Career Opportunities with a Dual Degree.
Through this dual-degree program, you’ll earn a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from St. Edward’s University in Austin.
After your junior or senior year at St. Edward’s, you’ll complete two years at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, earning a second degree in one of the following: Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Systems Science and Engineering.
This program graduates "liberally educated engineers," with strong communication and problem-solving skills, a broad background in the humanities and social sciences, and a high-quality technical education. Participants are undergraduate students who commonly follow either a 3-2 or a 4-2 schedule, entering WUSTL after their junior or senior year.
Additional program advantages include:
- The opportunity to complete degrees in two diverse areas
- Extra time to pursue other academic, athletic, or extracurricular interests
- The opportunity to use the supportive, personalized environment of a small liberal arts institution to develop the skills and confidence needed for success in engineering
- The chance to acquire scientific problem solving skills necessary to be effective in today's technology-oriented society
To prepare for career opportunities which require multidisciplinary teams to address challenges, students in the dual degree program will develop strong oral and written communications, problem-solving and teamwork skills.
Applications are typically submitted during the winter of a student's junior or senior year at an affiliated institution. Application deadline is February 28. There is no application fee. Do not apply using the Common Application.
St. Edward's University provides a Liaison Scholarship to qualifying students, which covers a portion of the program tuition cost.