Manufacturing Engineering Program Educational Objectives
Within a few years of their formal commencement, graduates of the Manufacturing Engineering program at NDSU will be expected to …
1] … have become established as practicing career engineers/professionals/managers, exercising effective problem-solving and creative design skills for technologically relevant, economically sound and socially responsible world-class manufacturing activities.
2] … have developed sound decision-making capability that effectively and efficiently employs and integrates lean principles, technology, materials, machinery, processes, people and monetary resources in progressive modern manufacturing environments.
3] … have developed capacity to contribute effectively in multi-disciplinary teams in both leadership and followership roles, with an appreciation for the value of ethical responsibility and cultural diversity.
4] … have continued to expand professional knowledge and competencies through effective life-long learning attained through formal advanced study, job-skill development and personal initiative, enhancing both professional capabilities and personal life in a relevant societal and global context.
5] … have developed advanced expertise for communicating complex concepts of the technologies and organizational structures of manufacturing within contexts of both engineering and business constituencies and the general public.
6] … be productive citizens, involved with and seeking both service and leadership roles in their communities and profession.