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The College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology (ECST) offers accredited programs in civil, electrical, and mechanical engineering; computer science; and industrial technology, as well as California’s only public university programs in aviation administration, fire protection administration, and graphic communication. We serve over 3,000 undergraduate majors and over 350 graduate students. Our rigorous curriculum prepares students for a broad range of successful technical and management careers in competitive job markets.

US News and Report, best colleges 2021 - Engineering ProgramsIn 2021, U.S. News & World Report ranked Cal State LA’s undergraduate engineering program in the top five for its category; in addition, the National Science Foundation recently (2017) ranked Cal State LA as the top supplier of Latino science and engineering Ph.D. recipients among all undergraduate and master’s degree granting colleges and universities in the continental United States. We are a powerful engine of social mobility.

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ECST Makerspace

A state-of-the-art workspace to inspire and promote hands-on learning, collaboration, and innovation, with tools and spaces for student design projects. Visit the ECST Makerspace.

Acceleration Initiative

Pre-college and first-year programs designed to inspire and strengthen students’ engagement with engineering, build strong fundamentals and develop the college community.

Capstone Senior Design

A program that places student teams in an industry setting, where they combine theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills to create real-world solutions for client-identified problems.

Student Success Fund

Provides scholarships and other support to deserving students.

Dean’s Fund for Innovation

Provides the Dean of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology with support to help implement the college’s Strategic Plan.


Through the generosity of your donations, the College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology is able to impact the outcomes of our students. Together we continue to
Commit to excellence. Engage in community.

Emily Allen, Ph.D.

Emily Allen, Ph.D.
College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology
(323) 343-4500
[email protected]

Kevin Doody

Kevin Doody
Director of Development, 
College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology
(323) 343-3071
[email protected]