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Department of Engineering Technology - Purpose

Department of Engineering Technology - Purpose


The purpose of the Department of Technology is congruent with the purpose of the college as well as the University. The department has established the following specific goals:

  • to prepare graduates to enter industrial employment as a productive member of the engineering team.
  • to maintain up-to-date curriculum standards,
  • to assist local industry in providing up-to-date training for their present and future employees
  • to provide an atmosphere and the facilities to stimulate technology students toward maximum intellectual growth.

The purposes are achieved by:

  • providing a qualified faculty with previous industrial experience,
  • making necessary curriculum revisions as dictated by technological advances and advice of industry,
  • providing laboratory facilities with up-to-date equipment, and
  • providing laboratory hands-on experience in all major courses.