The Mechanical Engineering Program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission(s) of ABET,, under the General Criteria and the Mechanical Engineering Program Criteria.

Program Objectives

The objectives of the Mechanical Engineering degree program are to produce engineers who:

  • Demonstrate achievements in their chosen profession.
  • Contribute to the profession and the university.
  • Demonstrate professional preparation.
  • Exhibit professional ethics and integrity.

Student Outcomes

  • An ability to identify, formulate and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science and mathematics.
  • An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental and economic factors.
  • An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  • An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental and societal contexts.
  • An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks and meet objectives.
  • An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions.
  • An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.

Enrollment and Graduation Data

Year 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Fall Enrollment 166 168 170 198 206 249
Year 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21 2021-22
Degrees Conferred 21 32 35 38 38

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