Undergraduate ProgramABET Outcomes & Objectives
The Industrial Engineering BS degree program is accredited through August 2018 by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. For students entering in Fall 2017 and beyond, the Industrial Engineering BS degree program will no longer be ABET accredited.
- An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
- An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as analyze and interpret data.
- An ability to design a system, component, or process in order to meet desired needs within realistic constraints, such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
- An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
- An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
- An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
- An ability to communicate effectively the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
- A recognition of the need for (and an ability to engage in) life-long learning.
- A knowledge of contemporary issues.
- An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
Program Educational Objectives
- Competently employ broad-based analytical tools and computers for decision-making and system design, analysis, and performance.
- Assume managerial and leadership roles in their chosen professional careers while working in multidisciplinary teams.
- Engage in continuous learning by seeking out opportunities for higher education or ongoing training related to their employment.
- Effectively adapt to the changing demands in the workplace and able to perform increasingly complex tasks, as well as tasks outside a field of expertise.