Wilkes University

Program Educational Objectives

Mechanical Engineering Program Educational Objectives

Having completed a Wilkes focused academic program, which includes internship opportunities and in-depth senior capstone project, our Mechanical Engineering graduates will be able to:


Demonstrate competency and professionalism by their successful endeavors in either industry or graduate study.


Employ current technologies and techniques to design, develop, refine, and implement systems, products, processes, and procedures consistent with the best industry and professional practices.


Function as a member or leader of collaborative, interdisciplinary teams and seek progressive professional responsibilities.


Communicate effectively recognizing the environmental, global, societal, economic, and ethical issues encountered in a diverse work environment.