Program Educational Objectives | MAME| SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Engineering, Computing, Technology, and Mathematics

Mechanical Engineering Program Educational Objectives (PEOs):

Our Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering prepares our students to excel in their careers. Within three to five years of graduating, our graduates will:
  1. Attain increased responsibility beyond their entry-level position within Mechanical Engineering or related employment, while recognizing global and societal matters.

  2. Become ambassadors for engineering and improve the quality of life in the communities they serve, through collaboration, innovation, and effective communication.

  3. Successfully progress within graduate degree programs in Mechanical Engineering, progress toward other professional degrees or professional engineering licenses, and/or continue lifelong learning in a broad range of fields to advance their careers.

  4. Successfully serve the profession by acting in a professional and ethical matter.