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Engineering Education: Keeping it Real

Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Christopher Kitts examines how SCU's robotics program gives students the opportunity to explore the limits of "real world engineering."

Application is fundamental to engineering; so, in addition to learning theory and analysis, students must apply their knowledge and skills to the real world. Several engineering education initiatives emphasize "real world" experiences, but how "real" are the opportunities SCU's School of Engineering offers? Read an article by Department of Mechanical Engineering's Christopher Kitts to find out.