Use your understanding of electricity and electronics to create or improve everyday and life-changing products.

Electrical Engineering Technology

When you study electrical engineering technology, you study the lifeblood of today’s technology: electronics and computers. Electronics technology is a part of most everything society relies on, from air conditioning to airplanes, and from trains to televisions. And because technology is constantly evolving, you will be engaged in learning methods that will help you adapt to and embrace new technologies and their uses.

The electrical engineering principles you will learn can be applied in a wide range of careers, including biomedical, green energy, transportation, communications, entertainment and manufacturing. Our graduates have played a part in scientific advancements in a variety of industries. They have impacted lives and improved everyday uses of technology.

The degree is Engineering Technology, the career is engineering.

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What can I do?

Applications Engineer
Controls Engineer
Instrumentation Engineer
Systems Engineer

Where can I go?

ArcelorMittal USA
John Deere
General Electric
Project-based learning teaches more than mere knowledge of the course topic. It teaches the step-by-step process from start to finish, and it teaches teamwork. I enjoy building stuff, and I worked on an applied computer vision system with optics to track moving objects.
Sangjun Eom
Electrical Engineering Technology

What to expect in Electrical Engineering Technology

Core courses

ECET 12000 Gateway To Electrical Engineering Technology
ECET 17700 Data Acquisition And Systems Control
ECET 17900 Introduction To Digital Systems
ECET 22000 Professional Career Development
ECET 22700 DC And Pulse Electronics
ECET 22900 Concurrent Digital Systems
ECET 27300 Modern Energy Systems
ECET 27000 Electronics Prototype Development And Construction
ECET 27400 Wireless Communications
ECET 38001 Global Professional Issues In Electrical Engineering Technology
ECET 43000 Electrical And Electronic Product And Program Management
ECET 46000 Project Design And Development

What it's like to be a TECHIE!

The Polytechnic learning environment

Our learning experience is designed to produce graduates who not only have deep knowledge, applied skills, and experiences in their chosen discipline, but also problem solving, critical thinking, communications, and leadership skills sought by industries and communities.

About the department

The School of Engineering Technology provides degree programs in mechanical, manufacturing and electrical engineering technologies, capitalizing on where the disciplines overlap. The learning environment mirrors the engineering teams most graduates will work in. Faculty research projects provide immediate industry results and help students put theory into practice.

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