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Earn Your Engineering Technology Degree at SWOSU

The Department of Engineering Technology encourages applied learning in industry-based labs and lecture classrooms. Pursue your interests in engineering and technology with a degree from SWOSU.

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Chair: Mr. Nathan Brooks

Engineering Technology Degrees Offered at SWOSU

Applied Engineering Management Degrees

Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Engineering Management, with an Option in Manufacturing Technology

Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Engineering Management with an Option in Electronics Technology

Engineering Technology Degrees

Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering Technology, with an option in Manufacturing Engineering Technology*

Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering Technology, with an option in Computer Electronics Engineering Technology

Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering Technology, with an Option in Environmental Engineering Technology

* The Manufacturing Engineering Technology option is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Why Should You Join the Engineering Technology Program at SWOSU?

The Engineering Technology program prepares graduates for a variety of high-tech career fields. Degrees are offered in engineering technology and applied engineering management. The Applied Engineering Management degree is accredited by the Association of Technology, Management & Applied Engineering (ATMAE). The Engineering Technology Accreditation Commissions of (ABET) accredits the Engineering Technology degree with option in manufacturing. Faculty strive for innovation, precision and quality in their classrooms, and in their students. As a result, SWOSU Engineering Technology graduates have a competitive edge in the marketplace.

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What Can I Do With a Manufacturing Engineering Technology Degree?

Engineering technologists in the manufacturing field design and develop tools, products, and processes. They use computer-aided equipment, machines and planning tools to focus on the design and operation of technical systems. Graduates with this degree option are employed in mechanical design, quality control, materials testing, facility design, automation, and fabrication.

What Can I Do With a Computer Electronics Engineering Technology Degree?

Electronic engineering technologists are needed to assist with product development, testing and production. Degree holders work in a range of fields including: aerospace, computers, electrical power industry, optics, research and development, medical technology, instrumentation, and telecommunications

What Can I Do With an Applied Engineering Management Electronics Technology Degree?

Engineering management electronics technology touches almost every aspect of modern life. Industrial electronics is at the core of making our lives better. Those working in this area determine how electronic products or systems can be produced in the most efficient manner.

What Can I Do With an Applied Engineering Management Manufacturing Technology Degree?

Graduates are hired to assemble comprehensive strategies for standardization and improvement in manufacturing processes.


Innovative companies such as 3M, Star Cutter, Boeing, Intel, Tekni-Plex, Lockheed Martin, etc., all employ SWOSU engineering technologists.

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Start Your Career With SWOSU

Career opportunities are numerous in the engineering technology field. Recent placement rates upon graduation have been high. Our graduates command competitive salaries. Examples of recent graduates’ entry positions are, manufacturing engineer, production technologist, quality assurance engineer, field engineer, continuous improvement technician, production supervisor, production analyst, planner-schedulers, skilled electrical and mechanical technician, and project manager.

We offer two student organizations, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers and the Society of Women Engineers. We also compete in the NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge and host the First Tech Robotics Challenge.


The SWOSU Engineering Technology program is recognized by two accrediting bodies.

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