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Mechanical Engineering

Objectives and Outcomes

Our Program Educational Objectives 

Graduates of the Mechanical Engineering program will: 

  1. have successful careers in mechanical engineering or related fields;
  2. pursue advanced degrees in engineering or related fields;
  3. engage in service and leadership to their local, national, and global communities

Student Outcomes 

Consistent with the Departmental objectives, students will have: 

  1. an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering;
  2. an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data;
  3. 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;
  4. an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams;
  5. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems;
  6. an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility;
  7. an ability to communicate effectively;
  8. the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, 
economic, environmental, and societal context;
  9. a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning;
  10. a knowledge of contemporary issues;
  11. an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

Enrollments

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

2012-13     13 students

2013-14     34 students

2014-15     66 students

2015-16   100 students

2016-17   140 students

Degrees Conferred

2015-16      4 degrees