- Nathan Lorah ’16
- Hometown: East Liverpool, Ohio
- Major: Civil Engineering
I learned how to take initiative as a leader as I worked with a group of my peers to write a detailed report on constructing a windmill. Constructing the windmill and watching it work to produce energy was a rewarding experience.
Civil Engineering Major
Our ever-evolving global society is in dire need of well-rounded engineers in the workforce. A degree in civil engineering from Mount Union will provide you with the broad-based education and diverse experiences to fulfill that societal need. Research opportunities, an international experience, off-campus internships and a solid liberal arts foundation are just a few of the many ways Mount Union will prepare you for a challenging and rewarding career in the engineering field. A strong focus in math and science and depth in technology are integrated into classroom studies to make you an excellent program solver and creative thinker.
Smaller class sizes allow for more time to collaborate on finding creative solutions to complex, real-world problems. Our intimate University for civil engineering allows you a 13:1 ratio of students to staff, which grants the ability for a stronger education.
The major in civil engineering is administered by the Department of Engineering, which also offers a mechanical engineering major.
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If you are interested in civil engineering, schedule a visit to meet with the Chair of the Department of Engineering, Dr. Osama Jadaan, Monday-Friday at 10 a.m.