About the College

Our Mission

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.

Our Vision

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

Choose from eight core engineering undergraduate majors, 19 minors and over 30 graduate programs at the master's and doctoral levels that fit your interests.

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.

Departmental Highlights

A Strategic Plan for 2030 and Beyond