Educational Objectives and Student Outcomes
Program Educational Objectives
The graduates of the Biomedical Engineering (BME) undergraduate program will:
- Pursue advanced studies in biomedical engineering or other disciplines;
- Meet or exceed the expectations of their employers in the biomedical engineering workplace, or in other professional careers;
- Continue to learn and to adapt to evolving technology and changing career opportunities.
Upon graduation, our students will have acquired:
- An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
- An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental and economic factors
- An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
- An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgements, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental and societal contexts
- An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks and meet objectives
- An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgement to draw conclusions
- An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies
Undergraduate Enrollment and Degrees Awarded
Enrollment is limited to 80 students per campus per year.
The joint program is ABET accredited. More information is here.