About

High School Visit Program

The College of Engineering and Computer Science offers unprecedented opportunities for incoming freshmen.

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About the Program

Invite an engineering professor into your classroom today.

Topics of discussion include:

  • High-demand and high-income STEM careers
  • Dual degree collaborations in engineering and computer science
  • Master's degree 4+1 programs
  • Study abroad opportunities
  • Partnering internship companies
  • Undergraduate research and leadership opportunities
  • Three things to consider when making your college decision: affordability, access, and preeminence

Don't let your students miss out on this opportunity!

High Schools that CECS has Visited

Teachers and students alike cannot stop complimenting us on the dean's classroom presentation. Join the growing list of high schools that are participating in the Wright State Engineering Faculty to Classroom Visits this fall:

  • Alter High School
  • Badin High School
  • Bath High School
  • Brookeville High School
  • Carroll High School
  • Centerville High School
  • Chaminade Julienne High School
  • Covington High School
  • Dayton Christian School
  • Dublin-Coffman High School
  • Fairborn High School
  • Fenwick High School
  • Fort Jennings High School
  • Kettering High School
  • Jefferson (Delphos) High School
  • Madeira High School
  • Miami East High School
  • Miami Trace High School
  • Miamisburg High School
  • Middletown High School
  • Milford High School
  • New Albany High School
  • Northmont High School
  • Northwestern High School
  • Oakhills High School
  • Olentangy High School
  • Ottoville High School
  • Sidney High School
  • Springboro High School
  • Tecumseh High School
  • Thurgood-Marshal High School
  • Tippecanoe High School
  • Tri-Village High School
  • Vandalia Butler High School
  • Westerville Central High School
  • Winton Woods High School
  • Xenia High School

What High School Students are Saying

"We really liked the flash drives you brought for our class! A few WSU engineering students came with the professor; their briefing eased some of my fears of becoming engineering major! We didn't know engineers made such good money!"


The Dean's Visiting Faculty Fellows

Nathan W. Klingbeil, Ph.D.

Department:
Mechanical & Materials Engineering
Title:
Professor Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 209, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Craig M Baudendistel, Ph.D.

Department:
Mechanical & Materials Engineering
Title:
Instructor and Director of Engineering Mathematics
Address:
Joshi Research Center 280, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Travis E. Doom, PH.D.

Department:
Computer Science
Title:
Associate Chair and Professor
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 331, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Ahsan Mian, Ph.D.

Department:
Mechanical & Materials Engineering
Title:
Associate Professor
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 126, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Pratik J. Parikh, PhD

Department:
Biomed Indust & Human Factor Engr
Title:
Associate Professor, BIE Department, College of Engineering and Computer Science; Associate Professor, Surgery
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 232, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Fred D. Garber, Ph.D.

Department:
Electrical Engineering
Title:
Professor
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 312, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Xinhui Zhang, Ph.D.

Department:
Biomed Indust & Human Factor Engr
Title:
Professor
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 207, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Joy Gockel, Ph.D.

Department:
Mechanical & Materials Engineering
Title:
Assistant Professor
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 245, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Mitch Wolff, Ph.D.

Department:
Mechanical & Materials Engineering
Title:
Professor
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 123, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Michelle Andreen Cheatham, Ph.D.

Department:
Computer Science
Title:
Assistant Professor
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 343, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Michael L. Raymer, Ph.D.

Department:
Computer Science
Title:
Professor
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 343, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Raghu Srinivasan, Ph.D.

Department:
Mechanical & Materials Engineering
Title:
Professor and Director of Assessment and ABET Accrediation Activities
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 128, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Vance McMillan Saunders, M.S.

Department:
Computer Science
Title:
Instructor
Address:
Russ Engineering Center 450, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Schedule a Visit

Contact us for available high school visit dates

Angela Griffith, Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs may be reached by phone at (937) 775-5003 or by email at angela.griffith@wright.edu. Let us schedule a CECS information session for your students today! You can also register online.

Registration

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Take the Next Step

Finding the right college means finding the right fit. See all that the College of Engineering and Computer Science has to offer by visiting campus.