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Engineering Technology Contact

Department Chair:

Greg Murray

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Contact Person:
Angela Ashmore

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Phone: 620-235-4350

W215 KS Technology Center Pittsburg State University 1701 S. Broadway St. Pittsburg, KS 66762-7565

Plastics Engineering Technology

The Plastics Engineering Technology Program emphasizes detailed technical knowledge as well as real world application. Plastics is a rapidly expanding field, both as a science and an industry, our curriculum keeps pace with changes and anticipated industrial needs. The Plastics Engineering Technology program at Pittsburg State University has a four-year curriculum which culminates in a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering Technology. The Plastics Engineering program is fully accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ETAC-ABET).

Molding the Future 2017

Plastic Engineering Technology



Is a major in plastics right for you?

Successful students in plastics have the following qualities:

  • an interest in how things work and designing or making items
  • a good work ethic
  • good mechanical aptitude
  • computer applications
  • competence in academic subjects such as


  • the willingness to learn technical subjects

Students working in plastics lab

Plastics Engineering Technology

Students working in the plastics lab