The mission of Engineering Physics at New Mexico State University is to offer an accredited degree that combines high-quality engineering and physics programs to best prepare our graduating students for careers in state-of-the-art industry or to move on to advanced study in engineering or physics.
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- Welcome to EP at NMSU!
- Join the Society of Engineering Physics students (SEPH)!
- EP External Advisory Board Meeting: April 28–29, 2017
- EP Objective 1: Competitiveness. Graduates are competitive in internationally-recognized academic, government and industrial environments;
- EP Objective 2: Adaptability. Graduates exhibit success in solving complex technical problems in a broad range of disciplines subject to quality engineering processes;
- EP Objective 3: Teamwork and Leadership. Graduates have a proven ability to function as part of and/or lead interdisciplinary teams.
- a. Scientific Expertise: an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
- b. Experimental Training: an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
- c. Design Abilities: an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs with realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health & safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
- d. Teamwork: an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
- e. Problem Solving: an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering and physics problems.
- f. Professional Responsibility: an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
- g. Communication Skills: an ability to communicate effectively.
- h. Societal Impact: the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering and physics solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
- i. Life-long Learning: a recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
- j. Contemporary Issues: a knowledge of contemporary issues.
- k. Technical Know-How: an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering physics practice.