From engineering to fashion and textile design to fashion industry management, Philadelphia University’s School of Design + Engineering has been a national and international leader in educating professionals for a wide range of industries since our founding in 1884. Originally focused on the textile and apparel industry, the scope now includes a wide range of engineering disciplines. Succeeding in engineering, design and industry takes an understanding of the global picture, general and specialized technical skills, the ability to work well with others, and the confidence to make tough decisions. Philadelphia University will help you build these skills.


Whatever your major, you can count on the fact that when you graduate from Philadelphia University, you’ll be prepared to do be a leader in your chosen field. As we continue to build upon and refine the website for the School of Design + Engineering, we invite you to either further explore our design programs or stay within this section of the website and browse engineering programs.