Electrical and Computer Engineering Program Outcomes and Assessment
Given our student body and our particular constituencies, our program outcomes can be summarized as follows:
When a University of Massachusetts Lowell ECE student graduates he/she shall have:
- A strong grounding in the fundamentals including the ability to formulate and solve engineering problems by applying the principles of mathematics, science and electrical & computer engineering.
- Ability to analyze and synthesize engineering problems including design and conduct experiments, use standard test equipment and interpret experimental data.
- Ability to design reliable systems, devices or processes from initial specifications to a deliverable system.
- Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment.
- Ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written forms.
- Ability to appreciate the complexities of professional environments, including taking responsibility for oneself, working effectively and professionally as a team member, and being mindful of ethical, economic, and contemporary concerns.
- Competence in taking the initiative for one's own professional development and recognition of the need and ability in engaging in post graduate education and lifelong continual learning.
- Ability to independently accomplish engineering tasks
- Ability to enter industry with the engineering techniques, skills, and tools required to be able to solve real-world problems in electrical and computer engineering.