Objectives and Outcomes

Program Educational Objectives

The Manufacturing Engineering Program develops manufacturing engineers who are:

  • In demand by manufacturing employers
  • Recognized for their ability to apply engineering expertise
  • Recognized for their leadership and teamwork skills
  • Continuing to develop professionally

 

Student Outcomes

The Manufacturing Engineering program develops graduates who have: 

  • 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 multidisciplinary 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
  • Proficiency in materials and manufacturing processes