Position Papers

The following position papers are approved by the IEEE Board of Directors and endorsed by IEEE Educational Activities.

IEEE Position Paper on Accreditation of Academic Programs in ECT (DOC, 52 KB)
    Describes views of IEEE on accreditation of educational programs in engineering, computing, and technology.

IEEE Position Paper on the First Professional Degree in Engineering (DOC, 48 KB)
    Describes the practice of obtaining the first professional degree in engineering.

IEEE Position Paper on the Role of Technical Standards in Education (DOC, 42 KB)
    Defines the desired role of technical standards in engineering, technology, and computing within engineering, technology, and computing academic curricula in the technical areas of interest of IEEE.