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Manufacturing Engineering Technology
Educational Objectives and Outcomes

Objectives

Manufacturing Engineering Technology Program graduates will:

  • be sought after and employed by local and regional industry
  • demonstrate the technical skills to support industry needs and/or solve technical problems
  • demonstrate the knowledge and skill to operate across the breadth of the
    manufacturing engineering technology discipline

Outcomes

Manufacturing Engineering Technology Program students will demonstrate: 

  • an appropriate mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools to support design, analysis, manufacture, and test of mechanical systems
  • an ability to apply fundamental principles of math and science, current theoretical knowledge, and adapt to the rapidly changing applications of engineering and technology
  • an ability to evaluate and improve product performance by conducting, analyzing and interpreting experiments
  • ingenuity and resourcefulness in the design, modification and improvement of manufacturing systems, components, or processes
  • teamwork to support the conceptual design, development, analysis, and manufacture (implementation) of a product (or process)
  • an ability to identify, analyze, and solve technical problems associated with the design and manufacture
  • the ability to support information exchange (vs. communicate) on technical and project management topics through data files, reports and presentations
  • an understanding of the need for and participation in continuing education and enhancement of professional knowledge
  • awareness of professional, ethical and social responsibilities as it applies to careers in engineering technology
  • a consideration for diversity and an idea of how their decisions could impact professional, societal, and global issues today and in the future
  • a commitment to getting a job done right, on time, and with a vision of improvement for the next generation product or process.
  • the ability to use castings in appropriate applications
  • the manufacturing machining ability to develop and deploy a CNC machining process including tooling selection and CNC program creation utilizing CAD/CAM software