The Mechanical Engineering program will graduate students who:
1. Are prepared for professional practice in entry-level engineering positions or to enroll in further engineering degree programs
2. Are prepared for successful careers and leadership positions as a result of teaming, communication and problem-solving skills learned in our program.
3. At all stages of their careers, will be engaged in activities that demonstrate a commitment to and a desire for ongoing personal and professional growth and learning.
Mechanical Engineering Program Outcomes
At the time of the graduation, a Mechanical Engineering student should have:
(a) Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics including statistics, multivariable calculus and differential equations, science including physics, and engineering
(b) Ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
(c) Ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs
(d) Ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
(e) Ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
(f) Understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
(g) Ability to communicate effectively
(h) Broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context
(i) Recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
(j) Knowledge of contemporary issues
(k) Ability to use the techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.