UTK EFP News/Announcements


The University of Tennessee's Tickle College of Engineering is home to the Engineering Fundamentals Program (EFP) -- one of the nation's most innovative approaches to freshman engineering education. In this success-oriented environment, students learn by interacting with others to create solutions to engineering problems.

Contact Information

Director:Dr. Richard Bennett
Office Manager:Ms. Janet Coward
Phone:(865) 974-9810
Mail:Engineering Fundamentals, 207 Perkins Hall, Knoxville, TN 37996-2020


Common EF Announcements
  • The Integrated Business and Engineering Program is a cohort program that brings together elite groups of students from Tickle and Haslam colleges to work together and share key learning and mentoring experiences. Students will develop a deeper understanding of both disciplines and how they work together in real enterprises to create value. Applications are due February 28. Link to Word file.
    updated Thu Jan 19th 10:43 am by rbennet2
    • Student “Prep for Success” series: 5:00pm, 307 SERF
    • Promote Yourself: Wednesday, Jan 18 (Free Pizza)
    • Interviewing Strategies: Monday, Jan 23 (Free Pizza)
    • Spring 2017 Engineering Expo & Interview Day
      • Expo – Monday, Feb 6th 2:00 – 5:00 pm; Dress for Success!!
      • Interview Day – Tuesday, Feb 7th 8:00 am – 4:30 pm; appointment only
    updated Fri Jan 13th 2:47 pm by rbennet2
  • Women in Industrial and Systems Engineering Interest Meeting
    All industrial engineers, or undecided engineers, come check out a growing campus organization, Women in Industrial and Systems Engineering! Our goals to educate students on what industrial engineering is, to develop professional skills such as negotiating and interviewing, and to help students network with professionals in the field. We will be having a semester kick off meeting February 21st at 5:30 pm in the John D. Tickle building room 500, where there will be an info session geared towards first year engineering students and there will also an abundance of baked goods for those who attend! If you have any questions please contact us by emailing our vice-president elect, Madelynn Allison at malliso9@vols.utk.edu
    updated Thu Jan 19th 11:28 am by rmccord1