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Gallogly College of Engineering


Experience Engineering

Being a student in the Gallogly College of Engineering means more than learning about engineering; it means experiencing engineering as well, side by side with some of the world’s most respected authorities in their fields.


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Real-World Approach

Our hands-on, real-world approach to the education experience makes creative problem solving, engineering design, leadership and communications skills all top priorities.

Improve Quality of Life

OU students are serving the global community, while gaining valuable professional experience and learning how to work in teams. Our students are proving that OU engineering graduates are uniquely positioned to navigate the realm of technological possibilities for improving our quality of life.

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One thousand students instructed in K-12 outreach programs

Mentoring programs in the Gallogly College of Engineering have enjoyed immense growth. In Fall 2021, the OU Engineering Pathways program instructed 1,000 students in grades 4–12 from 21 different schools.

21 hired faculty

In 2021, OU hired 21 engineering faculty whose expertise range from aerospace engineering, data science and energy to medical devices and next-generation microelectronic technology.


The Gallogly College of Engineering received $44 million in research grants in fiscal year 2021. Of this amount, $34 million were grant dollars to engineering faculty.


Six engineering faculty members are recent recipients of the National Science Foundation CAREER Award, one of the NSF's most prestigious awards.

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We are honored to be named among the best engineering schools in the country by "U.S. News and World Report." Rankings are based on weighted averages of 10 indicators including peer and recruiter assessments, faculty resources, student-faculty ratios, research activity, student selectivity and others.

Personalize Your Path

The Gallogly College of Engineering is organized into seven schools with each school consisting of one or more programs. In addition, we offer a multidisciplinary undergraduate degree in Engineering Physics. The Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering is in the College of Earth and Energy. Each School also offers Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees.

All our Schools offer accelerated options, where you can complete a bachelor of science AND a master of science in five years!

Learn more about Undergraduate, Graduate, Online and Certificate options by clicking on the panels below. 

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World-Class Education

Always pioneers, OU was the first university in the United States to offer a degree in engineering physics. In keeping with that tradition, we offer a state-of-the-art engineering computer network for research and instruction. OU was one of the first colleges of engineering to incorporate laptops into the curriculum and to provide wireless Internet in the classrooms. More than 60 patents have been issued to OU's Gallogly College of Engineering faculty.


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Wall Street Journal Ranks University of Oklahoma as #12 Best College for Your Dream Career in Engineering

May 04, 2023

The Wall Street Journal's inaugural ranking of "Best Colleges for Your Dream Career" in Engineering was released May 4. The University of Oklahoma, the only university in the state to make the Top 20 list, ranked #12 amidst a list that includes UCLA, UT Austin and Colorado School of Mines.

April 10, 2024

Nine Sooners Receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Five current students at the University of Oklahoma, four from the Gallogly College of Engineering and one from the Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy, as well as four OU alumni, have been named 2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellows.

February 13, 2024

The OU Sustainability Forum brings together academics and industry leaders from around the world

The 2024 OU Sustainability Forum focused on identifying ways in which community, industry and academia can collaborate to overcome the current technological, socioeconomic and scientific hurdles at the intersection between energy and materials science.