Civil and Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Student Outcomes

The graduates from the Mechanical Engineering Program will demonstrate that they 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 both thermal and mechanical systems, components, or processes to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social,ethical, safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
  4. an ability to function on engineering and science laboratory and project teams as well as multi-disciplinary teams.
  5. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve mechanical engineering problems.
  6. an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  7. an ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written forms.
  8. the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context.
  9. a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
  10. a knowledge of and exposure to contemporary issues.
  11. an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice, including analysis and design.