Program Educational Objectives
Program Educational Objectives describe what a student is expected to be able to do 3-5 years after graduation.
- Successfully apply fundamental mathematical, scientific, and engineering technology principles in formulating and solving mechanical engineering technology problems;
- Successfully implement theory in one or more core mechanical engineering technology areas of practice in a sustainable manner;
- Work effectively and conduct themselves ethically in their professional environment; and
4. Develop improved skills and new skills to enhance the state of their practice in a dynamic professional environment.
The COTC Mechanical Engineering Technology program has adopted the 2019-2020 ABET Criterion 3 Student Outcomes (1)-(5) as its own outcomes as stated below.
- An ability to apply knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to solve well-defined engineering problems appropriate to the discipline
- An ability to design solutions for well-defined technical problems and assist with the engineering design of systems, components, or processes appropriate to the discipline
- An ability to apply written, oral, and graphical communication in well-defined technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate technical literature
- An ability to conduct standard tests, measurements, and experiments and to analyze and interpret the results
- An ability to function effectively as a member of a technical team