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Educational Objectives

What TCNJ Mechanical Engineers should be able to accomplish during the first few years after graduation

The Mechanical Engineering Program at The College of New Jersey seeks to prepare its graduates*: 

  • To contribute to the economic development of New Jersey and the nation through the practice of engineering and related fields;
  • To succeed in their chosen career path, whether it is in the practice of engineering, in advanced studies in engineering or science, or in other complementary disciplines;
  • To assume leadership roles in industry or public service;
  • To enhance career skills through life-long learning and be on the way towards achieving professional licensure.

*As revised by the Mechanical Engineering Faculty on November, 2012, and reviewed and endorsed by the Mechanical Engineering Industrial Advisory Council on November, 2012.