The vision of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science is to be an innovative leader in providing undergraduate and graduate education, conducting high quality research, and serving industry and government agencies in western Pennsylvania, the Commonwealth, and beyond.
The mission of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science is to:
The objectives of the Materials Science and Engineering program are to:
Consistent with the criteria set by ABET, the overall educational objective of the undergraduate program is to educate students with excellent technical capabilities in the mechanical engineering discipline and related fields who will be responsible citizens and continue their professional advancement through life-long learning. As practicing engineers, our graduates should be able to: