On Campus, Online Plus - Hybrid
Mechanical Engineering. A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing and end-product systems used for specific uses, including machine tools, jigs and other manufacturing equipment; stationary power units and appliances; engines; self-propelled vehicles; housings and containers; hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement; and the integration of computers and remote control with operating systems.
College of Science and Engineering
What previous degree and/or experience is required prior to admission to this program?
High School / GED
Required GPA for graduation
Program Learning Outcomes
Identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of mechanical engineering, science, and mathematics.
Apply the engineering design process to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration for public health and safety, and global, cultural, social, environmental, economic, and other factors as appropriate to the discipline.
Develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions.
Communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
Recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in mechanical engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts.
Recognize the ongoing need to acquire new knowledge, to choose appropriate learning strategies, and to apply this knowledge.
Function effectively as a member or leader of a team that establishes goals, plans tasks, meets deadlines, and creates a collaborative and inclusive environment.