Accreditation - Manufacturing Engineering
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
Within five years into their careers, the graduates from the Manufacturing Engineering Program at Bradley University will have successful careers based on
- Demonstrated ability to recognize manufacturing business problems and implement effective solutions.
- Demonstrated ability to effectively lead cross-functional teams in the design, implementation and improvement of processes and systems.
- Demonstrated professional development through continuous learning opportunities such as varied work assignments, graduate education, or professional associations.
- Demonstrated involvement in service activities that benefit the profession or the community.
Student Outcomes (SOs)
Manufacturing Engineering graduates will have:
- an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics and science to manufacturing processes, materials, and design of manufacturing systems.
- an ability to design and conduct experiments, and to analyze and interpret data related to manufacturing processes, materials evaluation, and manufacturing systems.
- an ability to design, select, implement, and control a manufacturing system and its components or processes to meet desired needs.
- an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams and the ability to apply a concurrent approach and project management to process and product development.
- an ability to identify, formulate, and solve manufacturing engineering problems through a hands-on approach that considers constraints, costs, benefits, and comparative processes and materials.
- an understanding of the professional and ethical responsibilities of a manufacturing engineer.
- an ability to effectively communicate technical concepts through appropriate methods.
- an understanding of the impact of manufacturing engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
- recognition of the need to engage in lifelong learning.
- knowledge of contemporary issues facing manufacturing engineers.
- an ability to use the proper techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for manufacturing engineering practice utilizing supporting technologies.