Program Educational Objectives and Student Outcomes

Program Educational Objectives

PEOs of the Electrical Engineering Undergraduate Program which are to be professionally accomplished so that our graduates will be able to:

  1. Establish themselves in productive and successful careers in electrical engineering or related area and function effectively in interdisciplinary teams involving design and/or support of engineering activities.
  2. Pursue advanced studies and scientific research, and engage in lifelong learning in electrical engineering and allied fields.
  3. Practice and inspire high technical standards and communicate their work and accomplishments to colleagues and the public.
  4. Contribute to community service through their technical expertise and skills while maintaining professional ethical conduct.

Student Outcomes

(a) an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering

(b) an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data

(c) 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

(d) an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams

(e) an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems

(f) an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility

(g) an ability to communicate effectively

(h) the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context

(i) a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning

(j) a knowledge of contemporary issues

(k) an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.