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Mission, Vision and Values


The mission of the Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering is to provide a rigorous, practical education oriented toward problem solving; to conduct world-class regionally relevant research; and to provide technical assistance to existing and emerging business, industry and government.


The SDSU Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering will be a nationally recognized, regionally relevant, student-centered and accessible land-grant college.

Guiding Values

In all of our endeavors we will be guided by commitment to our values in:

  • Character—honesty, integrity, professionalism, accountability and continuous self improvement
  • People—their abilities, beliefs and diversity
  • Academic excellence—learning, understanding and application
  • Discovery—research, scholarship and creative activities
  • Engagement with society—service, stewardship and civic responsibility