Engineering Technology

Graduate Program: Engineering Technology

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Engineering Technology Graduate Program

The Department of Engineering Technology offers a Master of Engineering Technology degree program. Within the program, students may choose to have no emphasis or may select from five different emphasis areas, listed below. This program offers a professional multi-disciplinary team and project-oriented approach to students looking to expand their knowledge in a specific technical specialty. This degree is intended to be a terminal professional degree (highest degree in the field). The program consists of 33 credit hours.

Why Pitt State?

Emphasis areas include:

  • General Emphasis
  • Construction Technical
  • Electronics Technical
  • Manufacturing Technical
  • Mechanical Technical
  • Plastics Technical

Options available for the degree include:

Option I: Thesis
This option is designed to prepare students for a doctoral program, for advanced professional careers, or for students wanting to complete an in-depth research experience.

Option III: Course Work
This option requires completion of course work that demonstrates evidence of advanced course work in an area of concentration. Departments will require evidence of competency through activities such as research papers, portfolios, practice, internships, comprehensive exams or other individual work. Students should check with their major department for specific requirements for the coursework.

Career Options

  • Head of Engineering
  • Global Technology Services Leader
  • Engineering Systems Specialist

Learn more about the Department of Engineering Technology

Admission to this graduate degree program requires:

  • Bachelors degree in engineering, engineering technology, or closely related area


Students in the Engineering Technology program take a selection of classes that successfully prepare them for a career in a related field.

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