The Swanson School of Engineering has a strong engineering legacy built on the traditions of Pittsburgh's industrial past. Today, we are at the forefront of the technological future of the city and country, advancing engineering in many fields through research and collaborative
relationships with top industry leaders. We maintain our reputation for innovation by providing opportunities for students to complete graduate programs online in select Departments. We are pleased you are considering the University of Pittsburgh for your graduate level education. The Swanson School is known for
its world-renowned faculty, outstanding students, and cutting-edge research. I hope you will take the time to explore this site and learn about the proud history and bright future of one of the nation's best schools of engineering.
Gerald D. Holder, PhD
US Steel Dean of Engineering
Professor, Chemical and Petroleum Engineering