Cornell University offers a variety of academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate level that builds a regional workforce ready for careers in numerous STEM fields. Cornell counts more than 245,000 living alumni, 34 Marshall Scholars, 29 Rhodes Scholars and 41 Nobel laureates as affiliated with the university. Cornell is a world-class research university. To study engineering at Cornell is to be immersed in a research environment; the faculty members who teach our classes are engaged in research at the forefront of engineering sciences. These include: computer science, information systems and technology, mathematics, physics, chemical engineering, electrical and computer engineering, materials science and engineering, mechanical engineering, applied mechanics, and systems engineering.