Student Learning Outcomes
The outcomes of our Bachelor of Science program are intended to meet all ABET criteria for Petroleum Engineering, and also to strengthen the competence and skills for our graduates. In accordance with ABET Criteria for Accrediting Engineering Programs, the Department of Petroleum Engineering Student Outcomes are listed as follows:
- An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering,
- An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
- 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, maneuverability, and sustainability.
- An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
- An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
- An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
- An ability to communicate effectively.
- The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
- A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
- A knowledge of contemporary issues.
- An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.