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Mechanical Engineering Technology

A major in mechanical engineering technology is built upon a strong foundation of science, mathematics, applied technical courses, and interpersonal communications.  The program emphasizes the application of engineering principles to the solution of problems related to product design and development, project management, manufacturing, plant operation, or maintenance.

Related career titles

Agricultural equipment specialist
Automotive systems specialist
Electrical power specialist
Mechanical engineering technician
Food processing technology specialist
General contractor
Industrial automations specialist
Petrochemical production specialist
Product designer
Sales associate
Senior lab technician

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Related mechanical engineering technology links

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

K-State at Salina Engineering Technology- Mechanical Engineering

Society of Manufacturing Engineers

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