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Program Educational Objectives

Our Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) graduates will:

  1. Develop problem solving skills by providing solutions to the problems in industry, academia as well as other disciplines in the field they choose to pursue. [Problem Solving]
  2. Demonstrate the capacity to embrace new opportunities and adapt to changes in emerging technologies, developing future state-of-the art designs and products. [Engineering System Design]
  3. Demonstrate leadership skills and facilitate the achievement of others while collaborating with professionals in a multidisciplinary environment. [Communication]
  4. Demonstrate their creative and critical reasoning skills while solving technical problems, ethically and responsibly, in service to society. [Contemporary issues]
  5. Engage in life-long learning for adaptation to a continuously changing field through graduate work, professional development, and self-study. [LLL/Work/Grad School]

 

Student Outcomes

Our Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) graduates will demonstrate:

  1. an ability to apply knowledge of math, science and engineering in the analysis of mechanical engineering problems. [Fundamentals]
  2. an ability to design and conduct scientific and engineering experiments and to analyze and interpret data. [Experiment/ Results]
  3. knowledge of core mechanical engineering topics and an ability to design mechanical components, systems, or processes. [Design]
  4. an ability to function in a multidisciplinary team. [Team Work]
  5. an ability to identify, formulate and solve mechanical engineering problems. [Problem Solving]
  6. knowledge of contemporary global and societal issues and their relationship to professional ethics and engineering solutions. [Ethics/Profession]
  7. an ability to convey technical material through oral presentation and formal written reports/paper. [Communication]
  8. an ability to identify and apply concepts of engineering economics and project planning. [Engineering Economics/Planning]
  9. a recognition of the need and the ability to engage in learning throughout life along with an appreciation of the diversity in the world and intellectual areas. [Diversity and LLL]
  10. an ability to use techniques, skills and modern engineering tools for design and analysis. [Techniques/Skills]

 

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Transfer Tuesday @ 6th Floor Wahlstrom Library
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

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Activities will include:

  • Application Workshop – Obtain a fee-waived application and admissions and merit scholarship decisions*
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*Students interested in the following programs are not eligible for on-the-spot admissions decisions: Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Medical Laboratory Science.

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Jul
11
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Transfer Orientation sessions @ University Hall
Jul 11 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

During Transfer Orientation you will select your course schedule, receive your student ID, choose your Residential Hall, and be guided by our Orientation Leaders.

Doctor of Health Sciences Online Webinar
Jul 11 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

Students interested in University of Bridgeport’s Doctor of Health Sciences are invited to register for our Online Information Session to learn why the Doctor of Health Sciences Program is the right choice for you!

The information session will be held on Wednesday July 11th from 5:30 – 6:15 pm and will provide you with the opportunity to learn more about the application process, program structure, and learning outcomes.

Upon registration, a confirmation email will be sent with the link for the information session.

Jul
12
Thu
Master of Science in Dental Hygiene Online Webinar
Jul 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

Students interested in University of Bridgeport’s M.S. Dental Hygiene program are invited to register for our Online Information Session to learn why the MSDH program is the right choice for you! This session is for students who are already a registered dental hygienist with a bachelor’s degree completed.

The information session will be held on Thursday July 12th  from 5:30 – 6:15 pm and will provide you with the opportunity to learn more about the application process, program structure, and learning outcomes.

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Jul
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Jul 13 @ 8:00 am – Jul 14 @ 12:00 pm

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