The Frank Batten College of Engineering & Technology promotes the advancement of engineering knowledge, both in creation and dissemination, by providing successful graduates and a continuously improving learning environment to its constituents, while maintaining high ethical, multicultural and global standards.
The Frank Batten College of Engineering and Technology will be recognized as a world-class learning institution for engineering by providing the highest-quality academics that foster student development and connect knowledge, practice, and outstanding scholarly research. The college will continuously provide innovative programs that will significantly contribute to the prosperity of its region and to humanity while maintaining harmony with the environment.
33 degree programs tailored to your interest
Diverse community with cosmopolitan flair
Your individuality is valued at ODU! Our community is as diverse as you are, so make yourself at home and experience all ODU has to offer.
As the region's only public urban research university, we are an incubator for innovation and entrepreneurship. We encourage big ideas and creative thinking.
For decades, BCET has collaborated with industry partners to provide access to sponsored research, technology licenses, new venture creation and innovation.
The advisory board is comprised of individuals representing alumni, employer, public and private constituent groups. They share a vested interest in the success of ODU Engineering.