Western Michigan University College of Engineering
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Paper Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Imaging
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Program Objectives

(a)   An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to paper engineering problems .
(b)   An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
(c)   An ability 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.
(d)   An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
(e)   An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
(f)   An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
(g)   An ability to communicate effectively with a variety of constituents using both written and oral reports and the use graphical aids to enhance the effectiveness of their communication.
(h)   The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and social context
(i)   A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
(j)   A knowledge of contemporary issues
(k)   An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

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