Program Outcomes and Learning Objectives
Student Outcomes for Systems Engineering:
The graduates of the Systems Engineering program at SPSU will have:
a) An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
b) An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
c) 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.
d) An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
e) An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
f) An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
g) An ability to communicate effectively.
h) The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
i) A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
j) A knowledge of contemporary issues.
k) An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
Program Educational Objectives for Systems Engineering:
During the first few years after graduation we expect our graduates to
- Meet the educational requirements to pursue registration as a professional engineer in the State of Georgia and other states in the nation.
- Demonstrate success and/or leadership in their engineering positions.
- Be prepared to pursue further education in industrial engineering, systems engineering or other professional fields.