Preparing Innovators for Worldwide Impact

The School of Engineering and Computer Science prepares students to succeed in the workplace while helping them understand how they can use their skills to improve their communities and share their faith throughout the world. These are exciting times for the School as we look to the future within the context of Baylor's academic strategic plan, Illuminate. The School has identified areas of strategic growth, from additional faculty positions to growing resources for experiential learning, to enhanced learning and outreach opportunities for its students while also positioning the School for future growth and innovation.

Baylor's School of Engineering and Computer Science has developed priorities that enhance collaboration, cultivate scholarship and provide opportunities for growth. The impact of giving will lay a foundation today, and the benefits will be realized for generations to come. 

Jennifer and Mark McCollumNew Gift Will Create Chair in Data Sciences at Baylor

$3.5 million gift, part of larger $11.5 million commitment from McCollum family to Baylor’s Give Light comprehensive campaign, will serve as a cornerstone for development of initiatives in data sciences. 

“Jenni and I are extremely thankful for the opportunity to support President Livingstone’s vision for Baylor serving as a preeminent Christian research university,” Mark McCollum said. “We love Baylor and believe in Baylor’s mission and strategic direction, particularly toward growing Baylor’s capacity and impact in the data sciences due to the field’s promise in benefiting communities around the world.”

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Jenna Hoff


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Jenna Hoff
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