College confers record number of degrees in 2016-17
The College of Engineering awarded a record number of degrees this academic year: 579 undergraduate and 762 overall, including master’s and Ph.D. degrees. Our graduates are moving on to exciting professional careers -- with such companies as Union Pacific, Kiewit, Cargill, John Deere, Hormel Foods, Olsson Associates, Burns & McDonnell, HDR, General Dynamics, the Army Corps of Engineers, AOI, Waldinger Corporation, Metropolitan Utilities District (Omaha), Garmin, and 3M. Numerous graduates are also pursuing postgraduate degrees at Nebraska and other universities such as Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Michigan, South Dakota, and California-San Diego. Go BIG, Huskers!