Undergraduate Program–>Program & Requirements


Our Program Objectives & Outcomes

Engineering B.S. graduates will be able to perform the following professional
activities within the first few years after graduaion:

  • Identify, analyze, formulate, and solve engineering problems associated
    with their professional position, both independently and in a team
  • Manage multi-faceted and multi-disciplinary projects with significant legal,
    ethical, regulatory, social, environmental, and economic considerations
    using a broad systems perspective;
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues, professional clients, and the
    public; and
  • Demonstrate commitment and progress in lifelong learning, professional
    development, and leadership.

At graduation, CSU Mechanical Engineering Department undergraduates are expected to have an:

  • Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering.
  • Ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
  • Ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as analyze and interpret data.
  • Ability to design a system, component or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints.
    Ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Ability to use techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
    Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  • Understanding the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
  • Knowledge of contemporary issues.
  • Recognition of the need for life-long learning.