The ability and desire to engage in a life-long learning process in the profession of engineering.
Knowledge of the fundamental technical areas of electrical engineering (EE students) and mechanical engineering (ME students), including the foundation of mathematics, computational skills, and physical science, appropriate for an entry level professional position or for graduate school.
An understanding of the skills inherent in the design process, including the ability to identify problems, investigate creative and functional solutions, effectively communicate results and work in a collaborative environment.
Good hands-on skills in experimenting; acquiring, reducing and analyzing data and prototyping systems.
An understanding of the economic, ethical and social environment in which engineering is practiced internationally.
Graduates from the ME Program will be able to work professionally in the design and realization of both thermal and mechanical systems.
Graduates from the EE Program will have a demonstrated knowledge of advanced mathematics and be able to analyze and design devices and systems containing hardware and software components.
Engineering Student Outcomes
An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
An ability to communicate effectively
The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
A knowledge of contemporary issues
An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice
Well-developed hands on skills in the use of the tools of the profession to construct devices and prototypes