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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:
  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
  2. an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  3. 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
  4. an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  5. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  6. an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  7. an ability to communicate effectively
  8. the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  9. a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  10. a knowledge of contemporary issues
  11. an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.


BSME Continuous Improvement Process

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