Discover Engineering

Explore engineering through the vast resources available on the Internet.

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What is engineering?

A brief overview of the four main branches of engineering (civil, mechanical, electrical, and chemical) as well as a look at some of the other fields of engineering.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Explore the national job outlook for engineers over the next ten years.

MIT Open Courseware

MIT Open Courseware

MIT offers open access to the syllabi, lecture notes, course calendars, problem sets and solutions, exams, and even a selection of video lectures from a wide variety of classes.



edX offers free online courses from top institutions to supplement your current curriculum or learn a new subject for fun.

Cornell Engineering

Cornell Engineering Virtual Visit

Learn more about Cornell Engineering and our world-class undergraduate engineering program.

Engineering Explained!

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We are here to help! Whether it's a question about engineering, preparing for an engineering education, or applying to college in general, we would love to hear from you. Contact Cornell Engineering Admissions anytime.