School of Engineering and Computer Science

Preparing Innovators for Worldwide Impact

The mission of Baylor’s School of Engineering and Computer Science is to provide a superior education through instruction, scholarship and service that prepares graduates for professional practice and responsible leadership with a Christian world view.

Degree Programs

The School of Engineering and Computer Science maintains rigorous high standards, emphasizing quality teaching and a high level of interaction among faculty and students.


ECS offers seven bachelor’s degrees across five areas of study as well as an opportunity to select from multiple dual degree tracks.
Undergraduate Degrees


Offering five master’s degrees and three doctoral degrees in addition to a joint M.B.A./M.E. program.
Graduate Degrees


Baylor offers undergraduate students the option to select a dual degree track that allows up to six semester hours to be applied toward the degree requirements of both the bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Baylor University now offers an Online Masters in Computer Science for students with a bachelor’s in computer science or a math-focused undergrad degree.
Joint Degrees

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Engineering and Computer Science students have an opportunity to participate in innovative engineering applications alongside dedicated faculty members.

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More News
Jun. 1, 2023
Meet Our New Dean: Dr. Daniel Pack Begins Leading Baylor University's School of Engineering and Computer Science

Dr. Pack joins Baylor after seven and a half years as Dean of the College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga. Previously, he was Mary Clarke department Chair and Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Texas San Antonio (UTSA). He became a full professor at the U.S. Air Force Academy and holds electrical engineering and engineering science degrees from Purdue, Harvard, and Arizona State.

Jun. 1, 2023
Dr. Erich Baker Reflects on 21 Years at Baylor

Researcher helped start Bioinformatics major, served as Professor of Bioinformatics and Chair of Computer Science Department, then as Interim Dean during the 2022-23 school year. Baker also was a faculty member in Baylor’s Institute of Biomedical Studies. He and his wife, Dr. Lori Baker, served on the National Campaign Steering Committee for Baylor University’s Give Light Campaign.

May 17, 2023
Women In Stem Panel Shares Wisdom, Advice with ECS Students

In March 2023, student organizations Women in Computer Science (WiCS) and Society for Women Engineers (SWE) hosted a Women In Stem panel discussion to commemorate Women’s History Month. Students enjoyed a rousing conversation, with the panel sharing wisdom including insights on their areas of focus, career paths, workplace dynamics, and mentor relationships.

May 16, 2023
Why I Teach at Baylor: Dr. Ken Van Treuren Lecture

On March 30, 2023, one of Baylor's finest professors, Ken Van Treuren, Ph.D., delivered his 2022 Baylor University Cornelia Marschall Smith Professor of the Year lecture. Dr. Van Treuren shares his remarkable life journey that includes Oxford, Princeton, and the U.S. Air Force Academy before explaining his motivation for spending the last 24 years teaching and researching in Baylor's Mechanical Engineering Department.