Engineering Mission and Objectives
The engineering program engages students in a rigorous, challenging, and comprehensive study of the fundamentals in engineering, mathematics, and science required to analyze, design, build, test and operate electromechanical systems in a manner that emphasizes interdisciplinary leadership that contributes to the profession and to society.
Program Educational Objectives
Within 3 to 5 years after graduation, graduates of the engineering program at Loras College will demonstrate the following:
The ability to employ their knowledge and skills in the fundamentals of engineering in one or more of the following pursuits:
Demonstrating proficiency in the engineering profession performing one or more of the following: research and development activities of design, build, test, verification, and documentation.
Studying in a graduate school program in engineering or a closely related field.
Using their problem solving and analytical skills to benefit society in a positive way through volunteer work or in a nonprofit organization.
Strong ethical standards and a sense of stewardship with economic and ecological resources consistent with Catholic Social Teaching.