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Mechanical Engineering Program Accreditation


The Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

BSME Program Educational Objectives

The BSME program will produce graduates who are able to:
  1. Solve mechanical engineering problems by applying contemporary engineering tools to propose and implement effective solutions.
  2. Design, develop, implement and improve thermal and mechanical systems.
  3. Contribute as informed, ethical, and responsible members of the engineering profession and society as a whole.
  4. Continue lifelong professional development throughout their career.
  5. Collaborate and communicate effectively with others as a member or leader of an engineering or multidisciplinary team in an international setting.

BSME Student Outcomes

Mechanical Engineering graduates will have:

  1. An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering appropriate to a mechanical engineer
  2. An ability to design and conduct experiments, analyze and interpret data, and report findings
  3. An ability to design and realize both thermal and mechanical systems
  4. An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
  5. An ability to identify, formulate and solve mechanical engineering problems
  6. An understanding of the professional and ethical responsibilities of a mechanical engineer
  7. An ability to communicate effectively, including oral, written and visual forms
  8. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of mechanical engineering solutions in a global and societal context
  9. A recognition of the need for, and the ability to engage in life-long learning
  10. A knowledge of contemporary mechanical engineering issues
  11. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for mechanical engineering practice

BSME Continuous Improvement Process

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