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ABET Accreditation

Clemson University's bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

ME Department Program Educational Objectives

Our graduates three to five years past graduation:

  • are contributing to improving and providing innovative solutions for the products and services in their industry and engineering profession.
  • have advanced in level of responsibility, demonstrate leadership and assume the responsibilities of citizenship including service, mentoring, and effective collaboration.
  • are making an impact solving both local and global technical, environmental, medical, business and social challenges.
  • engaged in advanced study, are progressing and have attained advanced learning.

Student Outcomes in Mechanical Engineering

Upon graduation, the students will have obtained:

  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 such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
  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

Clemson University’s ABET Accredited Programs Enrollment and Graduation Data

Abet Accredited