Our Petroleum Engineering program ranks among the top in the nation. The program and its faculty are recognized across the globe.
It is the only academic program in the U.S. providing education and training for students to demonstrate compliance with the International Association of Drilling Contractors’ Well Sharp Certification, an industry-standard credential that ensures knowledge of cost and efficiency optimization and risk minimization during drilling operations.
Our Society of Petroleum Engineers student chapter was named best in North America and the world for the last five years.
The Department of Petroleum Engineering oversees the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs in petroleum engineering.