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....Mission Statement
To prepare graduates for successful engineering and professional careers and leadership roles with lifelong learning and ethical conduct that will lead them to be engaged good citizens, engineers, and professionals in their community and the world. Achievement of this overriding objective requires the achievement of the following three major "component objectives":

§ Our graduates will be accomplished professionals by being able to formulate, communicate, and solve problems using engineering principles, methodologies, and modern tools.

§ Our graduates will be professionals and leaders in industry, national laboratories, academia, and society by employing engineering fundamentals, design skills, thinking creatively, communicating effectively, working collaboratively, and implementing emerging and innovative technologies.

§ Our graduates will be professionals and leaders who accept and practice their professional and ethical responsibilities, respect diversity of opinion and culture, and have a proper understanding and consideration for a healthy and aesthetic environment.

In order to achieve the Mission Statement, the ME students are educated to effectively develop:

a) An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.

b) An ability to design and conduct experiments, analyze, and interpret data.

c) An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs.

d) An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.

e) An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.

f) An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.

g) An ability to communicate effectively.

h) The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a societal context.

i) A recognition of the need and an ability to engage in life-long learning.

j) A knowledge of Contemporary issues.

k) An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

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Mechanical Engineering
University of Hawai`i at Manoa
2540 Dole St. - Holmes Hall 302
Honolulu HI 96822
Departmental Chair:
Mehrdad N. Ghasemi Nejhad
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