Undergraduate Outcomes

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

  1. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
  2. An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors
  3. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  4. An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts
  5. An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives
  6. An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions
  7. An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies

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Student Enrollment 2018/19

Biomedical Engineering

595

Computer Engineering

318

Electrical Engineering

147

Mechanical Engineering

589

Undeclared*

116

Total Undergraduate Enrollment

1765

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