The program strives to provide a personalized, inclusive, and world-class educational experience, in keeping with Seattle University's Mission. It enables graduates to:
The Seattle University Mechanical Engineering undergraduate program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET (http://www.abet.org). Learn more about Why ABET Accreditation Matters. Our program has been ABET-accredited since 1962.
At the time of graduation, students from our mechanical engineering program are expected to have:
|1.||An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.|
|2.||An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors.|
|3.||An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.|
|4.||An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts.|
|5.||An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives.|
|6.||An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions.|
|7.||An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.|
The program enrolled 83 undergraduate students in Fall 2022 and awarded 44 degrees in academic year 2021-22.
The mechanical engineering program at Seattle University is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.