ABET Accreditation

The Electrical Engineering Program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET, www.abet.org.

Program Mission Statement

To educate tomorrow's technology leaders.               

Program Educational Objectives

  • Graduates are able to pursue graduate study in engineering or other professional fields.
  • Graduates are able to excel in technical careers and apply their knowledge in the professional arena.
  • Graduates are able to be leaders in their field, making technical contributions as well as having more general impact on society at large.

Student Outcomes

Student outcomes have been established based on the Program Educational Objectives. Graduates of the ECE Program in Electrical Engineering are expected to have:

  1. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics

  2. an ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors

  3. an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences

  4. an ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts

  5. an ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives

  6. an ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions

  7. an ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies