Welcome to the Padnos College of Engineering & Computing!
The Grand Valley State University (GVSU) Seymour & Esther Padnos College of Engineering & Computing (PCEC) offers undergraduate programs in computer information systems, engineering, and occupational safety and health management. Graduate programs are offered in computer information systems, engineering, and the professional sciences. The college also provides courses in support of non-engineering and computing students through a variety of minor programs.
Specific information on the admission, curriculum, and graduation requirements can be found in each program section below.
Why Choose the Padnos College of Engineering and Computing?
The Padnos College of Engineering & Computing is proud to have received the Bronze Level Award from the American Society for Engineering Education for the 2019 ASEE Diversity Recognition Program.
PCEC Social Media
December 16, 2019
The Grand Rapids Public Schools (GRPS) Academy of STEM held its third Women in STEM Conference for sixty Innovation Central high school students at the Grand Valley State University Innovation Design Center.
December 12, 2019
From machine-learning algorithms to research databases to data aggregation, more than a dozen teams of Grand Valley computer science students showcased collaborative work projects at the Fall 2019 Computer Science Senior Project Reception.
December 10, 2019
Power from the sun is driving new innovative research, thanks to a partnership between the university and Consumers Energy.
December 09, 2019
After completion of the rigorous certification process to become part of the Carbon Production Network, both aMDI and MediSurge are ready to support clients with their 3D printing needs from prototyping to production.
December 06, 2019
Project Day highlights the work done during the semester by students in courses across several disciplines, including computer science, information systems, IT, cybersecurity, occupational safety and health, and a wide range of engineering fields.