“Lawrence Tech emphasized teamwork-oriented assignments and projects, as well as speaking and presentation skills that are highly valued in the real world. Perspective employers were impressed by the level of detail and sophistication required in the Civil Engineering Capstone Project, which helped me stand out during my job search. Challenging coursework required real world applications, while at the same time instilling the basic principles needed to succeed in the field.”
–Vincent W.Genco, P.E., Project Engineer, Tetra Tech ECS, BSCE’08”
“I have confidence in the quality of a Lawrence Tech graduate. I’ve found they have a command of the basics, a practical application of knowledge, and a superior work ethic. They understand the importance of community, teamwork, and communications.”
– David I. Ruby, S.E., P.E., President, Ruby & Associates, PC
“Lawrence Tech taught me the things I needed to know in the field, not only academics, but also teamwork and communication skills. That combination has allowed me to be effective in the workplace.”
– Michelle L. Sterbenz, Project Engineer, AR Decker & Associates, Inc.
“An LTU engineering degree is an accomplishment. The program creates quality engineers sought by industry. Lawrence Tech’s civil engineering program not only provides a solid foundation on which young engineers can build successful careers, but it also gives them practical skills they can use their first day on the job. The senior design project exposes students to the demands of a real engineering project.”
– Andrew T. Rener, Vice President of Operations, Bouma Corporation
“I learned a lot at Lawrence Tech and was able to participate in a number of substantial research projects. I have benefited from the University’s excellent reputation. My education has provided me the opportunity to work for an international company, with a presence in 50 countries.”
– Emad Nasr Ibrahim, Vice President, Onyx Alexandria