ABET Accreditation

 

Program Educational Objectives

Computer and Electrical Engineering Programs

Graduates of the Arkansas Tech University Computer and Electrical Engineering degree programs, within a few years of graduating, will have

Student Outcomes

In order to meet the mission and educational objectives of the program, the Electrical Engineering Department at Arkansas Tech University established the following list of attributes as goals for its graduating students.

Students graduating from the Electrical Engineering Program should 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.

Enrollments
Academic Year

 

2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Electrical Engineering Department
Total 129 167 162 202 182 193 203 189 205 194 204 189
  Full-Time 118 152 150 181 170 177 189 180 187 170  183  
  Part-Time 11 15 12 21 12 16 14 9 18  24  21  
Electrical Engineering (No option) Total 128 155 138 164 154 162 163 140 135 139 138 121
  Full-Time 117 140 126 145 142 149 152 135 123  120  117  
  Part-Time 11 15 12 19 12 13 11 5 12 19 21  
Electrical Engineering (Biomedical option) Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 14 13 17 13
(Began 2016) Full-Time 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 12  12 17  
  Part-Time 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2  1  0  
Electrical Engineering (Computer Engineering option) Total 1 12 24 38 28 31 40 44 56 28  7 0
(Began 2010) Full-Time 1 12 24 36 28 28 37 40 52  25  7 0
  Part-Time 0 0 0 2 0 3 3 4 4 3  0 0
Computer Engineering
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  14  42 55
(Began 2018) Full-Time 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  13 42  
  Part-Time 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  1  0  

Bachelor's Degrees Awarded

Academic Year

 

2008-09   2009-10   2010-11  2011-12   2012-13   2013-14   2014-15   2015-16   2016-17   2017-18   2018-19   2019-20
Baccalaureate Degree

 

17 16 29 16 21 23 32 28 27  25  43  41