College of Engineering Program Educational Objectives

Our alumni will show evidence of integrating a Christian worldview into their life and vocation by following the example of Christ in being an articulate, ethical and empowered servant leader. This implies being aware of and meeting the needs of humanity by doing most if not all of the following:

  • serving community and faith-based organizations,
  • serving professional societies,
  • and serving employers by being a steward of time, competencies and resources.

Our alumni will show evidence of being competent in core disciplines of engineering by actively participating in professional engineering activities. These activities will involve some of the following: creating, researching, innovating, designing, building, testing, inspecting, evaluating, estimating, planning, allocating, forecasting, selling, educating, communicating and collaborating.

Our alumni will show evidence of recognizing the importance of lifelong learning through involvement in postgraduate learning activities. These activities include participating in training or continued education, receiving a postgraduate degree, attending and/or delivering presentations, papers or posters at professional conferences, taking and passing the EIT and PE exam and/or attending or delivering presentations at professional society meetings or in academic and educational settings.

Our alumni will show evidence of success in at least one of a variety of postgraduate experiences. These experiences include but are not limited to employment in an industry, public service, education or missions/NGOs and/or participation in graduate school.