California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
IME Department Program Mission & Program Educational Objectives
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The IME Department at Cal Poly Pomona has the following Mission and Objectives. Our Mission and Program Objectives are consistent with those of the University and College of Engineering. They have been developed and approved by the faculty and major stakeholders and are designed to fulfill requirements common to ABET accredited engineering programs.

Mission Statement

The Mission of the IME Department is:

  • To serve the university, the community, and our alumni by offering ABET accredited degree programs and courses that prepare students for study at both the undergraduate and graduate level.
  • To teach sound engineering principles, ethics and theory supported with significant classroom, laboratory and industrial experiences to a diverse student population. Our goal is to prepare students for immediate and productive entry into todays workplace or the best graduate schools.
  • To continuously improve the curriculum, faculty, scheduling, advising, teaching methods, facilities, and student services while maintaining safety of students, faculty, and staff as a top priority.
  • To educate the general public about the exciting fields of industrial and manufacturing engineering and the opportunities available at Cal Poly Pomona.
Program Educational Objectives

Program objectives describe the goals for graduates in years following graduation.

Industrial Engineering graduates will:

1. Enjoy successful careers in industry, research, or academia.

2. Continue to pursue knowledge and professional growth.

3. Perform leadership roles by enhancing collaboration between engineers, scientists, professional, and business people.

4. Contribute as professionally, ethically, and globally aware members of society.

5. Engage in design and integration of production, quality management, and information systems to provide optimal solutions.

6. Understand and influence the fiscal aspects of their business or company.

Manufacturing Engineering graduates will:

1. Enjoy successful careers in industry, research, or academia.

2. Continue to pursue knowledge and professional growth.

3. Perform leadership roles by enhancing collaboration between engineers, scientists, professional, and business people.

4. Contribute as professionally, ethically, and globally aware members of society.

5. Engage in the design and integration of materials transformation and production processes.

6. Positively impact the fiscal performance of manufacturing enterprises.

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