Electrical Engineering (BS)

Program Educational Objectives

The Pro­gram Ed­u­ca­tional Ob­jec­tives are broad state­ments that de­scribe what grad­u­ates are ex­pected to accomplish within three to five years of grad­u­a­tion. They are con­sis­tent with the mis­sion of Capitol Technology Uni­ver­sity.

The Pro­gram Ed­u­ca­tional Ob­jec­tives of each of our pro­gram were de­vel­oped in con­sul­ta­tion with the pro­gram con­stituen­cies: stu­dents, alumni, em­ploy­ers, fac­ulty and program’s Ad­vi­sory Board.  

Within three to five years of graduation, EE alumni will:

  • Be highly sought and will be recognized as having expertise in their field.
  • Demonstrate a lifelong commitment to expanding their professional expertise.
  • Be effective communicators, effective team members, or leaders.
  • Continue to demonstrate character and values by making ethical decisions throughout their professional careers.
  • Strive for the betterment of society by pursuing their vocation.

Student Outcomes

Upon graduation, graduates will:

  1. be able to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering to electrical engineering related problems
  2. be able to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  3. be able to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability and sustainability
  4. be able to function on multi-disciplinary teams
  5. be able to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems
  6. possess an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  7. be able to communicate effectively
  8. possess broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental and societal context
  9. recognize the need for, and be able to engage in, life-long learning
  10. understand contemporary issues related to the engineering industry
  11. be able to use the techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice
  12. be able to use standard electronic test equipment
  13. be able to program in a modern language