Manufacturing Engineering Technology, B.S.

This program is offered by the Engineering Department

Program Description

The Manufacturing Engineering Technology program provides graduates with solid knowledge and marketable skills in applied engineering. With a solid foundation in the sciences complemented by general technical mechanical and manufacturing courses as well as manufacturing-specific technical courses, students become adept in engineering graphics, engineering materials and mechanics, hydraulics and pneumatics, electronics and electric power, CAD/CAM, geometric tolerancing, design, and engineering economics. Students graduate with expertise in state-of-the-art computer tools used by major corporations, and their ability to solve real-world engineering problems makes them highly sought after by industry recruiters. This program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Ability to apply basic knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering principles to solve technical problems.
  2. Ability to identify, formulate and solve technical problems.
  3. Ability to use computational methods, skills, computers and modern technical tools in engineering practice.
  4. Ability to design and conduct experiments, and to analyze and interpret data.
  5. Ability to design a system, component or process to meet desired needs.
  6. Ability to function effectively on teams and within a diverse environment.
  7. Ability to communicate effectively in oral, written, visual and graphic modes.
  8. Recognition of the need for self-improvement through continuing education and the ability to engage in lifelong learning.
  9. Understanding of professionalism and ethics and associated responsibilities.
  10. Knowledge of contemporary issues and understanding of the impact of engineering/technical solutions within a global perspective.