The Engineering Technology (Applied Systems Technology) program is distinguished by its focus on applying theoretical principles to solve practical problems. Unlike traditional engineering programs, Engineering Technology students have more applied hands-on coursework based on current technologies. Students in this program learn about many topics related to product design and manufacturing. Topics include robotics and automation, materials, manufacturing processes, computer aided design (CAD), quality control and management.
Graduates of this program are employed in a wide variety of companies across the country, and will:
1. Apply their technical knowledge as practicing professionals or engage in graduate education.
2. Work successfully in their chosen career individually and within a professional team environment.
3. Engage in professional development in their profession by adapting to new technology and career challenges.
Total number of credits for the program: 125
The Engineering Technology - Applied Systems Technology program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org