Objectives and Outcomes
Program Educational Objectives
Within four to six years after graduation, our graduates are expected to:
- Add significant value to their organizations by implementing improvements through application of system, process, and management methodologies and tools.
- Provide formal and informal project, administrative, or technical leadership.
- Engage in professional growth through post-graduate education, certifications, and professional societies.
By graduation, students in our program are expected to attain the following student outcomes:
- an ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.
- an ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors.
- an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
- an ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts.
- an ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives.
- an ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions.
- an ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.