The mission of the Department of Engineering Technology is to educate technically savvy and socially responsible applied engineers ready to embrace the rapidly changing world. Engineering Technology students acquire sound theoretical foundations grounded in engineering, technology, science and math, which are tested and verified in hands-on intensive state-of-the-practice laboratories. Engineering Technology alumni are successful professionals, productive contributors to organizations, and responsible citizens of the world ready to embrace challenges of the ever changing workplace through the effective application of applied engineering, teamwork, and leadership founded in essential people skills.
The Department of Engineering Technology offers programs in Civil Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering Technology, and Mechanical Engineering Technology which are accredited by EngineeringTechnology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. In addition the Department offers programs in General Engineering Technology and Motorsports Engineering Technology. Our faculty conduct applied research in renewable energy, marine technology, advanced manufacturing, mechatronics, geospatial technology and many other interdisciplinary areas. In addition, the faculty are engaged in numerous regional and national professional organizations where they provide leadership in creating the future of engineering technology.
On behalf of the faculty and staff of the Engineering Technology Department I welcome you to our website and hope that you will find this information useful in making your first steps towards applying to one of our programs, and starting on the path of a successful and gratifying career.
I wish you all the best as you pursue your academic goals.
Dr. Mileta M. Tomovic, Professor and Chair