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BSEE and BSCmpE Program Educational Objectives

The objective of the BSEE and BSCmpE degree programs is to prepare graduates who will be successful in their chosen career paths. Specifically, graduates of these programs will be capable of achieving

  • success in their chosen profession as evidenced by:

    • career satisfaction
    • promotions/raises
    • professional visibility (e.g., publications, presentations, patents, inventions, awards, etc.)
    • entrepreneurial activities
    • international activities (e.g., participation in international conferences, collaborative research, employment abroad, etc.) 

              and/or

  • success in post-undergraduate studies as evidenced by:
    • satisfaction with the decision to further their education
    • advanced degrees earned
    • professional visibility (e.g., publications, presentations, patents, inventions, awards, etc.)
    • international activities (e.g., participation in international conferences, collaborative research, employment abroad, etc.)

 

BSEE and BSCmpE Student Outcomes

Graduates of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering will have demonstrated

  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.