Electrical Engineering Technology
A major in Purdue's Electrical Engineering Technology Program
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 engage in learning methods that help you adapt to and embrace new technologies and their uses.
The principles you learn in electrical engineering technology can be applied in a wide range of careers, including communications, controls, power electronics and technical management. Our graduates have played a part in scientific advancements in a variety of industries, including biomedical, green energy, transportation, communications, entertainment and manufacturing, where they impact lives and improve everyday uses of technology.