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Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
Within a few years of completion of the Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering Degree, our graduates will have accomplished and demonstrated the following:
- Apply current principles of Industrial Engineering to solve complex, real-world problems and overcome challenges facing themselves, their organizations, and the community.
- Demonstrate exemplary teamwork and leadership skills, growing professionally and increasing their level of responsibility and authority.
- Possess the ability and motivation to expand their knowledge and technological skillset throughout their lives and careers.
Student Outcomes (SOs)
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, safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
D. An ability to function on multi-disciplinary 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.
L. A basic ability to design, develop, implement, and improve integrated systems that include people, materials, information, equipment, and energy by using appropriate analytical, computational, and experimental practices through IE core curriculum.
M. An advanced ability to design, develop, implement, and improve integrated systems that include people, materials, information, equipment, and energy by using appropriate analytical, computational, and experimental practices through IE electives, capstone design experience and thesis.