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About the Industry

Engineering Technology is a rapidly growing field that is fueling the imaginations of scientists and engineers throughout the world.

As U.S. corporations continue to fund large engineering projects, engineering technology jobs are available in many engineering disciplines:

  • Mechanical
  • Civil/construction
  • Electrical and electronics
  • Environmental
  • Industrial
  • Chemical
  • Aerospace
  • Biomedical

The employment possibilities for engineering technology graduates are varied. Career areas of engineering technology graduates include design engineering, sales engineering, quality control, project management, chemical production, electrical and electronic systems, health care, consulting, and instruction.

Typical employers are government agencies, consulting firms, manufacturing and service companies, hospitals and clinics, and insurance companies. Some undergraduate students choose to continue their education after college, pursuing graduate degrees in engineering technology.