About General Engineering

Educational Objectives

Graduates of the General Engineering, Physics, and Physics Education programs offered by the Department of Physics & Engineering at Muskingum University will:

  1. Engage in life-long learning.
  2. Be effective communicators.
  3. Be effective team members and leaders.
  4. Apply their education to diverse fields.
  5. Be successful professionals.
  6. Be socially engaged citizens.

Student Outcomes

Students who participate in this program will be able to:

  1. demonstrate an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
  2. demonstrate an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  3. demonstrate 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.
  4. demonstrate an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
  5. demonstrate an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems. 
  6. demonstrate an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  7. demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively. 
  8. demonstrate the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
  9. demonstrate a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
  10. demonstrate a knowledge of contemporary issues.
  11. demonstrate an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
  12. demonstrate an ability to compete for entry-level engineering positions in industry or engineering student positions in graduate school.
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