Registering for Fall 2013

Information for selecting classes for each concentration/emphasis area is here.

Engineering Program Objectives

The program objectives describe what our graduates will be capable of three to five years after graduation and beyond.

  • Graduates will successfully transition into a broad range of career options, including industry, government, and graduate engineering and professional education.
  • Graduates will be agile engineers: lifelong learners with a comprehensive set of skills appropriate to the needs of the dynamic global economy.
  • Graduates will be capable of leadership in engineering and non-engineering settings.
  • Graduates will have the skills and knowledge necessary to attain their desired levels of financial security, entrepreneurial success, and post-baccalaureate education while being well-rounded human beings that participate in a rich spectrum of human activities.

Engineering Program Outcomes

The program outcomes describe what our students will be capable of at the time of graduation.
  • Design An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints.
  • Engineering Practice An ability to use the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools necessary for engineering practice.
  • Critical Thinking and Decision Making An ability to think critically, clearly identifying and using evidence, criteria, and values in the decision making process.
  • Professionalism An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility, a commitment to on-going professional competence and possession of basic professional and organizational success skills.
  • Perspective An understanding of the role and impact of engineering in contemporary business, global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts.
  • Problem Solving An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
  • Communication An ability to communicate effectively.
  • Technical Competence An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering as well as collect, analyze, and interpret data.
PDF version of Program Outcomes and Levels

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