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About K-State Engineering

The Carl R. Ice College of Engineering at Kansas State University, rich in tradition with a history more than 100 years old, is a highly ranked college providing quality education within a research environment that develops tomorrow’s leaders.


The Carl R. Ice College of Engineering will educate the next generation of diverse and inclusive technological leaders through the dissemination and creation of knowledge and scholarly activity that results in a safe, sustainable and secure society.


The Carl R. Ice College of Engineering shall be the preeminent institution of higher learning in the education, development and application of innovative technology for the state of Kansas.

More than 3,100 students enrolled
10 research centers, institutes and labs
More than 100 named faculty positions
More than 27,000 alumni worldwide



Carl and Mary Ice

Meet Carl and Mary Ice

In 2018 Carl and Mary Ice made a transformative investment to create the first named college at Kansas State University: the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering. The naming honors Carl’s extraordinary professional accomplishment and the couple’s generous support of the college.

Learn more about Carl and Mary