Electrical Engineering

Program Educational Objectives:

Within a few years of graduation, alumni of the Electrical Engineering Program are expected to:

  • enjoy careers in industry and government as successful engineers or in related technical fields, while those with academic vocations distinguish themselves as educators and scholars.
  • apply engineering science to analyze design, and test a variety of electrical engineering systems.
  • continue to grow through graduate education in engineering and other professions, through industrial engagement, or through participation in professional societies.
  • realize their unique contributions on interdisciplinary teams or as a team leader in an ethical and professional manner with a sense of social responsibility. 

Student Outcomes:

(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 and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
(d) an ability to function on multidisciplinary 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.

 

Annual Student Enrollment and Graduation Data 2013-14:

Full time enrollment: 25
Part time enrollment: 9
Graduates in 2012-13: 6