Program Educational Objectives

Program Educational Objectives

  • Educational Objective 1
    • Within a few years of graduation, graduates are expected to have established themselves as practicing engineers with the ability to address new and existing engineering challenges in agricultural and closely related biological industries. Anticipated Student Outcomes are listed below:
      • ABET-a: Apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering
      • ABET-b: Design an conduct experiments, as well as to analyze an interpret data
      • ABET-c: Design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs
      • ABET-e: Identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
      • ABET-k: Use techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice
  • Educational Objective 2
    • Within a few years of graduation, graduates are expected to have established themselves as practicing engineers who have interpersonal and collaborative skills and the capacity for productive and advancing careers in leadership roles. Anticipated Student Outcomes are listed below:
      • ABET-d: An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
      • ABET-f: An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
      • ABET-g: An ability to communicate effectively
      • ABET-h: The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in the global and societal context
      • ABET-i: Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in lifelong learning
      • ABET-j: Knowledge of contemporary issues