Undergraduate Programs in Applied Sciences and Engineering

In support of the Chancellor’s strategic pillar of innovate made fundamental, APS is developing several new undergraduate academic programs:
• A Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Sciences and Engineering, to be offered beginning 2023
• A Minor in Engineering Design and Making, available to all majors at UNC, offered in Fall 2020
• A Minor in Engineering Applications intended for science majors to gain higher level engineering skills, offered in Fall 2020
• An Engineering for Everyone initiative for integrating engineering experiences in courses campus-wide by using design and fabrication tools to address real-world problems.

Guiding Principles

Five key guiding principles are steering the creation of these new undergraduate programs: