The 4-year bachelor of science program in Mechanical Engineering provides students with a solid foundation in mathematics, engineering science, solid mechanics and thermal sciences. In addition, students choose a focus area in one of the following: automotive, bio-medical, civil engineering, computer aided engineering, design of mechanical systems, engineering management, engineering mechanics, manufacturing engineering, manufacturing supply chain management, material science, mining engineering, petroleum engineering, pre-medical, product development, programming, robotic systems, thermal science, welding, or general engineering. 

The bachelor of science degree program in Mechanical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

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Program Educational Objectives

  1. Demonstrate and maintain faith in God and exhibit high standards of personal integrity and professional ethics through lifelong service to family, church, profession, and community. [Service]
  2. Provide leadership in their chosen field of endeavor through the application of effective interpersonal, communication, and teamwork skills. [Leadership]
  3. Apply fundamental principles of design and analysis to develop innovative solutions in an industrial and societal context. [Design]
  4. Maintain currency in their field through continued learning and education. [Lifelong Learning]

Student Outcomes

  1. Apply knowledge of fundamental math, science, and engineering principles. [Fundamentals]
  2. Design and conduct experiments and analyze the resulting data. [Experiments]
  3. Design components, systems, or processes necessary to meet product specifications and design constraints. [Engineering Design]
  4. Function well within a multidisciplinary team. [Team Work]
  5. Identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems. [Model and Solve]
  6. Maintain high ethical, moral, and professional standards. [Ethics]
  7. Communicate effectively in both oral and written format. [Communication]
  8. Understand the impact engineering has on the world.[Global Impact]
  9. Recognize the need for, and engage in life-long learning. [Continued Learning]
  10. Understand contemporary issues. [Contemporary Issues]
  11. Use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice. [Engineering Tools]

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