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 apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  2. an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  3. 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
  4. an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
  5. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  6. an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  7. an ability to communicate effectively
  8. the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  9. a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  10. a knowledge of contemporary issues
  11. an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice