Program Educational Objectives
The Program Educational Objectives of the Mechanical Engineering Program are to bring together the faculty, staff, and capital resources to:
- Prepare our students for successful and productive engineering careers with attention to standards and effective communication.
- Prepare our students for successful pursuit of graduate studies in engineering and other professional fields.
- Prepare our students to be active participants in engineering professional
- an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
- an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
- an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs
- an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
- an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
- an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
- an ability to communicate effectively
- the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context
- a recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in life-long learning
- a knowledge of contemporary issues
- an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice
Enrollment and Graduation Statistics
Our program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (B.S.M.E.) degree is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.