The Margaret Jones Wyllie ’45 Engineering Program

Engineers are changing the world. We design and create practical solutions, work with inspiring people, and invent and build things that improve people’s lives.

The Sweet Briar College engineering community provides a challenging and supportive environment in which women become engineers and leaders who make a difference. Sweet Briar engineering graduates work in a variety of industries and have been accepted to a wide range of engineering graduate programs.


  • Computer recommendation for incoming first-year engineering students: Dell PC laptop with a 4th-generation i5 or i7 processor with 8 GB of RAM.
  • Engineering students visited the Chrysler Technology Center, Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) conference in Detroit, in April 2014.












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The Sweet Briar B.S. in Engineering Science is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012