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Tuesday, July 19, 2011 ABET Accreditation Process

The School of Engineering & Computational Sciences is currently in the process of pursuing ABET Accreditation.

What is ABET?

According to the ABET mission and strategic plan:


ABET serves the public through the promotion and advancement of education in applied science, computing, engineering, and technology. ABET will:


1 Accredit educational programs.
2 Promote quality and innovation in education.
3 Consult and assist in the development and advancement of education worldwide in a financially self-sustaining manner.
4 Communicate with our constituencies and the public regarding activities and accomplishments.
5 Anticipate and prepare for the changing environment and the future needs of constituencies.
6 Manage the operations and resources to be effective and fiscally responsible.


ABET's review panels and standards-setting committees are made up of professionals and practitioners in the applied sciences which collectively represent decades of experience and wisdom in the field.

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