The Mortenson Center in Global Engineering is an innovative educational program dedicated to transforming the understanding, application and evaluation of engineering to address some of the world’s most pressing issues. As a student, the emphasis area allows you to learn about a wide range of topics including disaster resiliency and post-disaster construction; water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH); and system theory for development. You will gain knowledge and tools in development policy and practice and fieldwork methods, helping you become a global engineers capable of working in many roles in development engineering. For additional information about the Mortenson Center in Global Engineering, please visit our website.