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.