The Product Design and Manufacturing (PDM) Engineering program is part of the School of Engineering at Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, MI. The PDM program was developed to meet the ever changing needs of industries and students. Innovation is at the core of the curriculum...........
Brief Slideshow - PPT (http://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1HWePTS9NZ4xDVYgDGtkCFIL-S0BcIdwYirkAfbRkWkA/edit#slide=id.p26)
Courses - See what we are offering
Cooperative Education - Using the workplace as a classroom
Projects - See what our students can do
Program Options -
Biomedical Minor for Undergraduates
Biomedical Masters Degree - http://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2009/04/grand_valley_state_university_21.html
Double Major PDM and Mechanical Engineering
Resources and Capabilities page
Service and Humanitarian Projects
PDM Alum Ryan Phillips Starts Magnum Engineering   
"Teaching Engineering by Design", Karen Gentry, MiBiz, June 23, 2008
"Manufacturers Hungry for a Skilled Workforce", Lynn Steven, West Michigan Business Review, July 10, 2008.
"Engineer sticks to it to win Velcro contest", Matt Vande Buntt, Grand Rapids Press, August 5, 2008.
American Society for Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
American Society for Materials (ASM)
Institute for Electronics and Electrical Engineers (IEEE)
Institute for Industrial Engineers (IIE)
Instrumentation Society of America (ISA)
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
Transfer course equivalencies on-line at the address below.
Details for the PDM program can be found at the link below.
Some quick program planning guides are available at the following link.
Product Engineering website