a. Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to materials systems.
b1. Ability to conduct experiments, analyze and interpret data.
b2. Ability to conduct and analyze design of experiments (DOE).
c. Ability to apply and integrate knowledge of structure, properties, processing, and performance to solve materials selection and design problems within realistic constraints.
d. Ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
e. Ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
f. Understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
g. Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form.
h1. Understanding of the economic impact of engineering solutions.
h2. Understanding of the global, societal, and environmental impact of engineering solutions.
i. Ability to engage in lifelong learning.
j. Knowledge of contemporary issues.
k. Ability to use the techniques, skills, and tools needed for practice as a materials engineer.