Date of Award
Master's Essay - Restricted
Master of Science (MS)
Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
This Essay will evaluate the skills necessary for today's professional engineer. Case studies will be presented to highlight successes and failures, and how non-engineering issues are sometimes more instrumental in the final outcome. Trite phrases nonwithstanding, today's true professional engineer must develop and foster a balanced, well-rounded set of skills in order to successfully address and solve complex engineering problems.
Kipp, Jerry S., "Developing the Complete Professional Engineer" (1987). Master's Essays (1922 - ). 1349.