Graduate Program Objectives

The Materials Engineering (MatE) Masters Program is designed to produce graduates who:

  1. Are able to solve complex engineering problems and tasks, and use engineering, science and statistics principles to justify recommendations
  2. Are able to evaluate the impact of their work on society, including ethical, economic, global and environmental aspects.
  3. Can deliver effective presentations of engineering results in written and oral formats.
  4. Have life-long learning skills and are able to apply their engineering knowledge to critically evaluate relevant literature and new technologies or systems.
  5. Are effective leaders, capable of working in diverse environments.
  6. Are able to apply their engineering education to a variety of career paths.
The program objectives are linked to the Univeristy learning goals given in http://www.sjsu.edu/senate/docs/S13-2.pdf