Undergraduate Outcomes

Graduates of the Boston University College of Engineering Undergraduate degree programs (Biomedical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering) will have the ability to:

  • Apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering.
  • Design and conduct experiments, as well as analyze and interpret data.
  • 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.
  • Function on multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Identify, formulate and solve engineering problems.
  • Understand professional and ethical responsibilities.
  • Communicate effectively.
  • Broadly understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental and societal context.
  • Recognize of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
  • Understand and speak about of contemporary issues.
  • Use techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

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Student Enrollment 2016/17

Biomedical Engineering

628

Computer Engineering

245

Electrical Engineering

143

Mechanical Engineering

560

Undeclared*

86

Total Undergraduate Enrollment

1662

* Students have until the end of the sophomore year to declare a major.