Mechanical Engineering Program Accreditation Information

engineering accreditation commissionThe undergraduate program in Mechanical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET (http://www.abet.org).

Educational Objectives

The Educational Objectives of the Mechanical Engineering program offered at the Daytona Beach
Campus are that, within a few years of graduation, our alumni:

  • Are established as engineers in the aerospace, aviation, automotive, robotics, energy, or related fields or engaged in advanced studies
  • Have demonstrated their ability to work effectively and responsibly as practical problem solvers, innovators, and as members of diverse professional teams

Student Outcomes

Upon graduation, students will have obtained:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • 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
  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • An ability to communicate effectively
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  • A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in, lifelong learning
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues
  • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

Enrollment Data

Full or Part Time Undergrad Students Master's Students** Ph. D Students Bachelor's Degrees* Master's Degrees* Doctorate Degrees*
Fall 2017 FT 350 44 13 59 28 1
PT 18 7 5
Fall 2016 FT 347 36 11 44 19 -
PT 19 10 3
Fall 2015 FT 327 43 3 42 39 -
PT 18 11 4
Fall 2014 FT 283 56 1 31 28 -
PT 15 16 2
Fall 2013 FT 235 61 - 36 32 -
PT 17 14 -
Fall 2012 FT 189 67 - 25 18 -
PT 12 12 -

* Degrees Conferred data are Academic Year totals (for example, Fall 2013 is July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013)

** The Master's degree includes the Masters of Science in Mechanical Engineering and the Masters of Science in Unmanned and Autonomous Systems.

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Daytona Beach, Florida 32114