Student Outcomes

The Department of Mechanical Engineering has adopted the student outcomes recommended by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).

  1. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.
  2. 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
  3. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions
  7. An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies


Enrollment and Graduation Data

The enrollment and graduation data from 2017-2022 in the Mechanical Engineering program is below.  Enrollment over this period was 172, 148, 125, 106 and 99 students, respectively. Over this period, the number of graduates was 40, 58, 40, 29, and 40 students, respectively.


Figure 1: Total undergraduate enrollment in the Mechanical Engineering program from 2018 to 2022. 


Figure 2: Total number of awarded degrees in Mechanical Engineering program from the academic year 2017-2018 to 2021-2022.