Pitt | Swanson Engineering
What is MEMS?

Materials Science and Engineering Program Objectives

In their career and professional activities, we expect our graduates to:  

  • Demonstrate successful application of mechanical engineering knowledge and skills for industry, public sector organizations, or their profession  
  • Pursue life-long learning through advanced professional degrees, graduate studies in engineering, professional training, or engineering certification  
  • Demonstrate professional and intellectual growth as leaders in their profession and/or community 

Mechanical Engineering Program Objectives

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.

In their career and professional activities, we expect our graduates to:
 

  • Demonstrate successful application of mechanical engineering knowledge and skills for industry, public sector organizations, or their profession   
  • Pursue life-long learning through advanced professional degrees, graduate studies in mechanical engineering, professional training, or engineering certification  
  • Demonstrate professional and intellectual growth as leaders in their profession and/or community