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ABET: Mechanical Engineering

Accreditation

ABET Engineering Accreditation Commission

The University of Missouri program in Mechanical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.

ME Program Educational Objectives

Graduates of the Mechanical Engineering (ME) program will (within a few years of graduation):

  • Successfully practice the Mechanical Engineering disciplines
  • Contribute to society and the engineering profession
  • Engage in life-long learning to advance professionally through continuing education and training
  • Succeed in graduate studies in Mechanical Engineering or a related field if pursued

ME Student Outcomes

Students from the ME program will attain (by the time of graduation):

  1. An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering
  2. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  3. An ability to design a system, component or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints
  4. An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
  5. An ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems
  6. An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  7. An ability to communicate effectively
  8. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental and societal context
  9. A recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  10. A knowledge of contemporary issues
  11. An ability to use the techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

ME Undergraduate Enrollment and Degrees Awarded

Academic Year Enrollment Awarded Degrees
2016-2017 558 176
2015-2016 547 146
2014-2015 631 127
2013-2014 718 125
2012-2013 668 121

 

View all eight MU College of Engineering degree programs with ABET accreditation:

Go to the Mechanical Engineering page.