Research Competencies in Mechanical Engineering

Expected by Louisiana Tech University

Mechanical Engineering Programs

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College of Engineering & Science, Louisiana Tech University. Mechanical Engineering: Educational Objectives and Outcomes


ME Program Educational Objectives

MEENEO1. To prepare students for lifelong learning and successful mechanical engineering careers

MEENEO3. To develop the skills pertinent to the engineering design process, including the students' abilities to formulate problems, to think creatively, to synthesize information, and to work collaboratively in teams

MEENEO5. To develop oral and written communication skills that allow students to present information effectively

MEENEO6. To instill in our students an understanding of their professional and ethical responsibilites


ME Program Outcomes

MEENPO02. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data

MEENPO06. AN ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form

MEENPO08. A recognition of the need for, and a commitment to engage in life long learning

MEENPO09. A knowledge of contemporary issues that enables the engineer to practice professionally and ethically

MEENPO10. An ability to use appropriate techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools to identify, formulate, and solve mechanical engineering problems


Last modified March 1, 2007
by Boris Teske, Prescott Memorial Library,
Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272