Engineering Technology A.A.S.
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
The Manufacturing Engineering Technology major provides graduates with a unique blend of theoretical and hands-on knowledge with computer integration in a manufacturing environment, This curriculum includes a background in mechanical/manufacturing engineering technologies and related theory, computer-aided design (CAD) , computer numerical control (CNC). computer-aided manufacturing (CAM), statistical process control (SPC), quality management and control, engineering management. Computer usage for process control and effective communication skills is emphasized along with practical skills for programming and operating technically sophisticated equipment.
With an A.A.S. degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology you will become an integral member of the team needed by modern industrial firms. Your knowledge of production systems, automated equipment, system integration, process controls, quality control and managerial skills will help you perform many different duties including applications for computer integration, process setup and control. You will be prepared to enter jobs such as equipment troubleshooter, equipment builder, equipment installation technician, manufacturing or quality control specialist, plant supervisor and other operational or management positions. Other areas may include product planning, product design, or system design. Your skills will enable you to enter your chosen field and quickly become a member of a dynamic industry.