Program Educational Objectives

The objectives of the program are to produce graduates who will, in 3-5 years of receiving the BSICE degree, attain the necessary skills and abilities to:

  1. Apply peer-recognized expertise in the design, development and commission of engineering system and devices that will address global, economic, technology and societal and environmental concerns.
  2. Demonstrate leadership and engagement of work groups and extension services to employ sound engineering and managerial approaches.
  3. Pursue sustained independent and life-long learning activities through trainings and conduct of engineering research; and,
  4. Demonstrate a commitment to teamwork while working with others of diverse cultural and interdisciplinary backgrounds.

Program Outcomes

By the time of graduation, the students of the RTU BSICE Program shall have the ability to:

  1. Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics and science to solve instrumentation and control engineering problems.
  2. Ability to design and conduct experiments as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  3. 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, in accordance with standards.
  4. Ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
  5. Ability to identify, formulate, and solve instrumentation and control engineering problems.
  6. Understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  7. Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and orally.
  8. Broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
  9. Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in lifelong learning.
  10. Knowledge of contemporary issues.
  11. Ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for instrumentation and control engineering practice.