The Area of Engineering Technology provides high quality, applied engineering technology programs with appeal to a broad range of students. The engineering technologist generally works in the applied part of the engineering spectrum and is playing an increasingly important role in our technological society. The engineering technology program prepares students for those engineering activities that emphasize applying current technology to solve practical industrial problems. The activities of the engineering technologist usually include product development, construction supervision, technical sales, component design, field service engineering, work force coordination, and supervision.
This program is a THECB-approved Field of Study.
Related Degrees and Certificates
Engineering: Civil and Construction Engineering Technology, A.S.
Engineering: Civil, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, A.S.
Engineering: Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology, A.S.