Mission Statement

Mission Statement

Consistent with the University's Mission, learning is the first priority in the Mechanical Engineering Department. To implement our mission, we provide the best qualities of teaching, scholarship and professional practice. The Department is committed to facilitating the education of the Mechanical Engineering undergraduate and graduate students by following the Department's Program Educational Objectives.

Vision Statement

The Mechanical Engineering Department's vision is to be recognized as one of the preeminent Mechanical Engineering programs in Southern California.


The Mechanical Engineering Department wishes to realize its vision, and accomplish its mission by strengthening the department's partnerships with its stakeholders and the community; enhancing the quality of the Mechanical Engineering program through systematic assessments and feedback; and integrating emerging fields within the curriculum.