Undergraduate Programs

Graduates of the programs within Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering will apply their engineering knowledge, critical thinking, and problem solving skills and be expected to:

  • Engage in professional practice or enroll in high-quality graduate programs.
  • Become leaders in engineering, science, academia, business, and public service.
  • Continue their intellectual development through participation in continuing education, professional development, and/or community service.

The outcomes we desire our graduates to demonstrate are:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to engineering problems.
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  • An ability to design systems, components, or processes 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 multi-disciplinary teams.
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  • An ability to communicate effectively with written, oral, and visual means.
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global 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 modern engineering techniques, skills, and computing tools necessary for engineering practice.