Students will gain the knowledge and skills they need to build a strong foundation in common engineering technology programs including manufacturing, welding, design, and mechanical engineering technology.
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Students will expand and apply their knowledge of fundamental math, science, and engineering principles. They will design components, systems, or processes necessary to meet product specifications and design constraints. Students will demonstrate their understanding of modern manufacturing processes.
Even though an associate’s degree in Engineering Technology takes
Graduates with a degree in Engineering Technology have a wide array of rewarding careers before them. Check out some of the top careers students get with this degree or explore more career options in I-Plan.
Highlighted Career Paths
A manufacturing engineer or engineering technician works to implement process improvements that improve part quality, reduce cycle time and decrease cost of manufactured goods. Manufacturing engineering positions are found in a broad spectrum of industries, including aerospace, automotive, agriculture, and sporting goods.
An engineering technician uses applied mathematics and science tools to assist engineers with designing products and improving manufacturing methods used in their creation. Job duties vary depending on the specific industry in with the engineering technician is employed.
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Getting started in this degree
If you want to get a taste for Engineering Technology,
- ME 101 — Introduction to Engineering and Technology
For a full listing of all courses required for this degree, refer to the course catalog.