The School of Engineering & Applied Science interacts with more than 300 companies annually, mostly through professional education in the Henry Edwin Sever Institute
and the Professional Education Technology & Leadership Center
. As technology alters the business landscape at an unprecedented rate, the school's professional education programs meet the training and professional development needs of industries and individuals through innovative degree and non-degree programs. From short training courses and industry collaboration events to certificate and professional degree programs, the school equips technical professionals with the relevant skills needed to lead in a complex environment.