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Mission

Cornell University’s College of Engineering is a rigorous and dynamic intellectual community that plays a central role in the interdisciplinary life of a uniquely broad research-intensive university.

The mission of the School as a department in the College is to provide its students with a broad and exceptional education in electrical and computer engineering built upon a substantial foundation in science, mathematics, computing, and technology. The School strives to prepare its students to lead responsively, creatively, and ethically in the discovery and application of new knowledge, technologies, and inventions leading to the solution of pressing global problems.