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Program Objectives

The Brigham Young University Department of Mechanical Engineering undergraduate bachelor of science program pursues the following objectives:

  1. Teach the fundamental concepts of math, science, and mechanical engineering to produce graduates who demonstrate technical excellence and provide service to their profession, community, family, and church.
  2. Instill a desire and ability to learn continuously, both through study and faith, to enable graduates to meet the changing demands of their profession and personal life.
  3. Provide practical and open-ended engineering experiences to develop graduates who think independently and demonstrate leadership and creativity.
  4. Engage students in activities to produce graduates who communicate and work effectively and ethically with people of diverse backgrounds.