The Smith College Picker Engineering Program is unlike any other in the United States. It was designed to prepare women for leadership roles in society as well as in the engineering profession. The curriculum emphasizes the unity of knowledge across engineering subjects in a liberal arts context.
The program is marked by faculty excellence and innovation in both education and scholarship. Picker engineering students are creative and committed to academic rigor. Their education encompasses:
- continuous self-discovery;
- effective communication;
- critical thinking;
- socially responsible decision making;
- global citizenship as engineers of a sustainable future.