The Visiting Student Program at Columbia Engineering is an opportunity for students to broaden their college experience and supplement the undergraduate programs at their home institutions by studying at Columbia for up to two semesters. Visiting Students can explore courses in nine departments taught by renowned faculty members and become a part of Columbia Engineering’s history of invention and innovation.
Founded in 1864 as the School of Mines, Columbia Engineering is the nation’s third oldest engineering school. New York City is arguably the world’s most impressive example of the built environment, from skyscrapers to the comprehensive subway system. There’s no better place to study engineering and applied science.