Mechanical Engineering Technology - Learning Outcomes

Mechanical Engineering Technology - Learning Outcomes

​​​​​Program Educational Objectives

Program Educational Objectives ​describe what a student is expected to be able to do 3-5 years after graduation.

  1. Successfully apply fundamental mathematical, scientific, and engineering technology principles in formulating and solving mechanical engineering technology problems;
  1. Successfully implement theory in one or more core mechanical engineering technology areas of practice in a sustainable manner;
  1. 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.

Student Outcomes

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.

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. An ability to conduct standard tests, measurements, and experiments and to analyze and interpret the results
  5. An ability to function effectively as a member of a technical team