Engineering Degrees in Alaska

Alaska has three universities offering engineering programs.

The University of Alaska Anchorage offers architectural, civil, artic, computer, environmental, geomatics, marine and mechanical engineering. This university has a large student body and has a difficult admissions program.

You might consider an online engineering program that is currently accepting applicants.

The University of Alaska Fairbanks offers the most bachelor degrees in engineering. With a medium sized campus, University of Fairbanks Alaska offers civil, computer, electrical, environmental, mechanical, mining, geological and petroleum engineering programs. Degrees are offered at the associates, bachelor, master and doctorate levels.

A smaller campus option at the University of Alaska Southeast, offers a pre-engineering certificate. This is a great option for those ready to get out in the field and start working.

Anchorage has one main campus and one extension campus for the University of Alaska Anchorage, which makes this city the “college town” of Alaska.

However, there are many campus locations including: Juneau, Ketchikan and Sitka (University of Alaska Southeast) Fairbanks (University of Alaska Fairbanks) and Kenai Peninsula, Anchorage, Palmer-Wasilla, Chugiak-Eagle River, Prince William Sound and Kodiak (University of Alaska Anchorage).

The University of Alaska Anchorage offers the Artic Engineering licensing class online, which complies with state regulations for licensing. Additionally, there are many individual courses that you can take online at these three universities, however there are no full engineering degrees offered in their entirety online.

List of Accredited Engineering Programs

Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants

Campus Based ABET Accredited Programs

ABET Accredited Engineering Degrees
Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Fairbanks AK
  • Civil Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1940-Present
  • Computer Engineering, B.S. | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2010-Present
  • Computer Science, BS | ABET: Computing Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1991-Present
  • Electrical Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1957-Present
  • Geological Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1941-Present
  • Mechanical Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1980-Present
  • Mining Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1941-Present
  • Petroleum Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1992-Present