Our undergraduate mechanical engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET. In addition to more formal classroom instruction, the department supports undergraduate education through internship opportunities and its graduate programs, which bring cutting-edge technology and research into the classroom and offer students hands-on experiences. 130 credit-hours are required to obtain the Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering.
Objectives for Our Students
The educational objectives of the mechanical engineering undergraduate program are that the graduates will:
- Use their technical and intellectual competency, versatility, and ethical foundations while engaged in careers or advanced studies within the traditional mechanical engineering discipline or other fields of interest (e.g., other engineering disciplines, law, medicine, finance).
- Be productive team members while solving problems of local, national, and international scope within a modern global, environmental and ethical framework.
- Contribute to professional, educational, and social institutions by applying their knowledge and skill towards the advancement of technology and the betterment of society.
- Continue to learn and further develop and expand their knowledge and skill sets.