BS Accreditation, Objectives & Student Outcomes

The bachelor of science program in Metallurgical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of 
ABET, Inc.
415 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Telephone: 410-347-7700
Fax: 443-552-3644

Program Educational Objectives

The program graduates will

  • Successfully apply metallurgical engineering principles in their employment
  • Meet societal needs through science and technology
  • Grow professionally and personally
  • Serve their profession and community

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering 

  2. Design and conduct experiments and analyze and interpret data 

  3. Design a system, component, or process with realistic economic, environmental, social, 
political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability constraints 

  4. Function on multidisciplinary teams 

  5. Identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems 

  6. Know professional and ethical responsibility 

  7. Communicate effectively 

  8. Know the impact of engineering on global, economic, environmental, and societal issues 

  9. Recognize the need for life-long learning 

  10. Know contemporary issues 

  11. Use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering 

Find more information on student achievement, enrollment, retention and placement at SD Mines.