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College of Engineering

Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Educational Objectives

Agricultural Engineering Program Educational Objectives

The educational objectives of the Agricultural Engineering program is to produce graduates who:

  • Effectively practice agricultural and biological engineering in the areas of machine systems and environmental and natural resources.
  • Have demonstrated proficiency in fundamental engineering skills and technical knowledge as well as professional and personal skills appropriate for their profession.
  • Are prepared for future challenges in agricultural engineering through the application and discovery of knowledge.
  • Learn and grow as individuals, contribute to society and attain maximum potential through lifelong learning.

Biological Engineering Program Educational Objectives

The educational objectives of the Biological Engineering program are to produce graduates who:

  • Effectively practice biological engineering in the areas of machine systems and environmental and natural resources.
  • Have demonstrated proficiency in fundamental engineering skills and technical knowledge as well as professional and personal skills appropriate for their profession.
  • Are prepared for future challenges and opportunities in the areas of food, pharmaceutical and biochemical engineering through the discovery and application of knowledge.
  • Learn and grow as individuals, contribute to the profession and society and attain maximum potential through lifelong learning.

To achieve the program educational objectives, the department will:

  • Recruit, support and retain competent faculty and staff.
  • Provide facilities and equipment to create an atmosphere conducive to learning and discovery and to the application of knowledge.