Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Design Engineering

Rico M.
Rico M. Class of 2014, Military Veteran


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The BS in Manufacturing Design Engineering program includes four-week courses.
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Program Overview

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Learn how to collaborate with a team in understanding the theories and practical application of manufacturing design engineering by enrolling in the Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Design Engineering. You’ll use state-of-the-art, computer-aided tools and simulation modeling techniques to design complex engineering devices while developing a realistic awareness of product life cycles and engineering systems. You’ll explore the impact of human factors such as ergonomics and safety issues required in engineering systems, products, and services design.

Throughout the manufacturing engineer degree program, your team will study actual production and design problems to develop useful and effective manufacturing systems. The program develops communication skills and provides the global and team awareness needed to succeed as a manufacturing design engineer.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Combine knowledge and practices needed to work on engineering projects that require innovative and interdisciplinary skills.
  • Utilize product reliability and design optimization concepts in engineering applications.
  • Apply state-of-the-art, computer-aided engineering tools and engineering graphics techniques and methodologies.
  • Integrate engineering project management standards for efficient and competitive design of engineering products and processes.
  • Apply the concepts of engineering experiment design and analysis.
  • Analyze a production problem and design and/or develop a manufacturing system.

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