Engineering Technology

In order to ensure everyone’s safety and follow local directives, Purdue Polytechnic Richmond is now operating via distance until further notice. All classes will be conducted online for the remainder of the semester.
• Prospective students or others looking for general information can contact us by email: techrichmond@purdue.edu.
• To contact our administration, call our Purdue Richmond Office at 765-973-8228 or send an email to Michael Swain at swainmq@purdue.edu.

Engineering Technology

A major in the Engineering Technology Program

The engineering technology program is geared toward application of ideas and theories and innovation. It is based on the foundation of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). This degree program provides students with a broad range of exciting experiences in: 

  • Computer Graphics Technology
  • Computer and Information Technology
  • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Industrial Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Organizational Leadership

Earn your degree close to home in a field that can change your community and the world. The engineering technology degree program is designed with a flexible curriculum to meet existing and future regional workforce needs. The designers of the program have worked closely with local employers and industry leaders to give students optimal career opportunities following graduation.

As the program evolves, you will be able to choose a concentration of 18 credit hours based on your interests and the economic needs and employment needs in the region.

Having the ability to create concentrations prepares graduates to be vital contributors to the economy, while providing the state of Indiana with a more competent workforce with the ability to advance Indiana industries.