The College graduated the first cohort of seniors in the Spring 2016. The B.S. in Bioengineering program has been reviewed for accreditation from the Engineering Accreditation Commision of ABET, www.abet.org during the 2017-2018 accreditation review and is awaiting the outcome in the 2018-2019 academic year.
Program Educational Objectives
- Experience success in a variety of Bioengineering-related postgraduate environments or other diverse areas that require technical and/or professional skills.
- Pursue professional development through life-long learning, including continuing or advanced education, relevant to their career path.
- Apply multidisciplinary engineering approaches to benefit society and human health in their professional careers.
(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.
In addition to the college wide student outcomes (A-K), the Department of Bioengineering has discipline specific outcomes as suggested by ABET.
Enrollment Data and Graduation Data:
Enrollment, Academic Year 2017-2018:
Graduate - 35
Graduates for the Academic Year 2017-2018 (December, May, July):
Doctoral Degree - 8