Accreditation

The Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.  The program has been continuously accredited since 1965.

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering program

Mission

To provide a broad-based, practice-oriented Mechanical Engineering education that enables graduates to become technically proficient, professional leaders through engagement in the community and lifelong learning.

 

Program Educational Objectives

Our alumni (within 3 to 5 years after graduation) will:

  1. Be engaged in a professional career of graduate studies using knowledge and skills obtained in their ME education;
  2. Become leaders and effective communicators actively involved in their community for the betterment of society.

Student Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering program, students will be able to:

a.  an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
b.  an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
c.   an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
d.  an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
e.  an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
f.   an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
g.  an ability to communicate effectively
h.  the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
i.   a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
j.   a knowledge of contemporary issues
k.  an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

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