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Mechanical Engineering

Objectives and Outcomes

Accreditation Information

Our Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Our Program Educational Objectives 

Graduates of the mechanical engineering program will: 

  • Have successful careers in mechanical engineering or related fields.
  • Pursue advanced degrees in engineering or related fields.
  • Engage in service and leadership to their local, national and global communities.

Student Outcomes 

Consistent with departmental objectives, students will have: 

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering.
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments as well as analyze and interpret data.
  • 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.
  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary 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, 
economic, environmental and societal context.
  • A recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in lifelong learning.
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues.
  • 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

2016-17*

18 degrees    

*Includes August, December and May graduates.