B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
The B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at New Mexico Tech will produce Bachelor of Science graduates who are independent thinkers; taking ownership in identifying problems and determining effective solution strategies in a timely manner. Following working experience after graduation they will:
1. Be employed successfully in government laboratories, graduate schools, industry, or other areas of the profession.
2. Have an understanding of the importance of life-long learning such that they seek personal and professional growth.
3. Have achieved a noteworthy level of workplace responsibility.
Each Mechanical Engineering student will demonstrate the following attributes by the time they graduate:
a) an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
b) an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
c) an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic,environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
d) an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
e) an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
f) an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
g) an ability to communicate effectively
h) the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
i) a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
j) a knowledge of contemporary issues
k) an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
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