The mission of the Margie and Bill Klesse College of Engineering and Integrated Design is to identify and solve grand challenges where humanity intersects the physical world.


To cultivate a lively, diverse and resilient community where new knowledge and innovative solutions are developed through exploration and research that substantially improve lives in our local area and around the globe.

Dean's Welcome

Welcome to the Margie and Bill Klesse College of Engineering and Integrated Design (Klesse College) at The University of Texas at San Antonio. Our multidisciplinary college focuses on identifying and solving grand challenges where humanity intersects the physical world. CEID serves as an incubator for academic research and inquiry across disparate, yet complimentary, academic fields that work cohesively to improve the world around us. Recognized as a leader for social mobility, cultural diversity and equity of opportunity, our students are challenged to leverage their unique skills and perspectives in hands-on, experiential learning opportunities preparing them to excel in the workplace.


UTSA Klesse College Facts

The Klesse College envisions becoming an internationally recognized, research-intensive education entity, serving as the economic driver for the local region and a workforce developer for the nation through excellence in research and education.

Enrollment/Retention Data/Degrees Awarded 10 year trend - Interactive


Architecture: both the M.Arch 2 and M.Arch 3 programs are accredited by the National Architectural Acceediting Board (NAAB). The most recent accreditation was awarded in 2016 and our next full evaluation is scheduled to be completed in 2024. Read more information about NAAB.

Construction Science & Management: CEID's four-year undergraduate Construction Science and Management degree is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE). The program was first accredited in 2015. Read more information about ACCE.

Engineering: undergraduate programs in biomedical engineering, civil engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering, and mechanical engineering are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. Read more about ABET.

Historic Preservation: the graduate program in historic preservation is a member of the National Council for Preservation Education (NCPE). Read more about NCPE.

Interior Design: UTSA's interior design program meets professional standards degined by the Council of Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA). Read more about CIDA.

The University of Texas at San Antonio is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
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For a breakdown of enrollment and degrees awarded in each program, click Enrollment Data and Graduation Data for more information.


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