Program Outcomes

Mechanical Engineering graduates must have:

   a.   An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and
        engineering

   b1.  An ability to design experiments to evaluate the performance of a
        mechanical/thermal system or component with respect to
        specifications

   b2.  An ability to conduct experiments, as well as analyze and interpret
        data

   c1.  An ability to design a mechanical system, component, or process to
        meet desired needs within realistic constraints

   c2.  An ability to design a thermal system, component, or process to
        meet desired needs within realistic constraints

   d.   An ability to function effectively as members of multidisciplinary
        teams

   e1.  An ability to define engineering problems

   e2.  An ability to solve engineering problems

   f.   An understanding of professional ethical responsibility

   g1.  An ability to communicate technical matters effectively in oral form

   g2.  An ability to communicate technical matters effectively in written
        form

   g3.  An ability to communicate technical matters effectively in graphical
        form

   h.  The broad education necessary to understand the impact of
        engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental,
        and societal context

   i.   A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in, life-long
        learning

   j.   A knowledge of contemporary issues          

   k.   An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern mechanical
        engineering tools necessary for engineering practice