Message from the Dean

UT Tyler College of Engineering

Dr. Javier Kypuros, Dean of EngineeringThe professions of engineering and construction management are transformative endeavors that leverage creativity, critical thinking, technical skills, math and science, leadership, and ethical practices to innovate solutions for complex problems.      

At the University of Texas at Tyler College of Engineering, we aspire to develop graduates who are poised to be positive change agents in their profession and who envision their career as a means to serve their community, the region, and beyond. We strive to prepare graduates who can engineer solutions that are mindful of the global, economic, environmental, and societal impacts. Our motto is that we provide Education, Research, and Practice with the Power to Transform ...

As a multi-site college of engineering with campuses in Tyler and Houston, we provide unique opportunities that leverage relations with industries in East Texas, the Greater Houston Area, and the neighboring Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Our faculty is composed of highly engaged individuals dedicated to student success, research excellence, and the advancement of their discipline. Our degree programs provide accessible pathways for motivated students to attain undergraduate and graduate degrees and to prepare for a career beyond the University of Texas at Tyler. Our graduates have gone on to head engineering firms, lead professional associations, design public spaces, manage teams in fortune 500 companies, establish start-ups, and more. Our student organizations have garnered top finishes in regional competitions such as IEEE Robotics and ASCE Concrete Canoe.

If you are a prospective student interested in a career in Engineering or Construction Management, attend the University of Texas at Tyler College of Engineering and transform your future.

Javier Kypuros, Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Engineering