Program graduates will understand the behavior and properties of materials as they are affected by manufacturing processes.
Program graduates will be able to apply knowledge of mathematics, statistics, science, and engineering in manufacturing
Program graduates will be able to verify thier knowledge of manufacturing processes and the skills to develop and manipulate the operating parameters for a given process.
Program graduates will be able to communicate effectively through speaking, writing, and listening.
Program graduates will be able to explain the impact of manufacturing engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
Graduates will relate the creation of competitive advantage through manufacturing planning, strategy, and control.
Program graduates will be able to recognize the need for and will prepare to be engaged in lifelong learning.
Program graduates will be able to design and conduct experiments and to analyze and interpret experimental data.
Program graduates will be able to explain contemporary issues in manufacturing.
Program graduates will be able to function effectively on teams and to demonstrate leadership characteristics.
Graduates will be able to explain the design of products and the equipment, tooling, and environment necessary for their manufacture.
Creativity and Problem Solving
Program graduates will be able to identify, formulate and solve manufacturing engineering problems.
Program graduates will be able 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.
Graduates will be able to demonstrate the analysis, synthesis, and control of manufacturing operations using statistical and calculus-based methods, simulation, and information technology.