Manufacturing Engineering Technology Program

Program Level Educational Objectives for the MFET Degree Program

MFET Graduates two to five years into their careers:

1.  deliver services and support to both internal and external clients by applying technical knowledge, problem solving techniques and hands-on skills in traditional and emerging areas of the manufacturing discipline.

2.  are active participants in ongoing professional development, professional growth and increasing professional responsibility.

3.  Effectively communicate ideas with technical and non-technical people.

4.  work effectively in teams.

5.  work within the accepted standards of professional integrity and conduct.

MFET Student Outcomes

MFET Students at the time of graduation:

1.  apply knowledge, problem solving techniques, and hands-on skills in the design and application of manufacturing systems, automated manufacturing processes, process controls, manufacturing operations and management, systems integration, and continuous improvement.

2.  specify and implement solutions to manufacturing system problems, based on their knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering and technology and by application of experimental results.

3.  recognize the need for continuing professional development.

4.  communicate effectively with others.

5.  work effectively  in teams.

6.  are aware of and practice accepted professional standards of integrity and ethical conduct in their profession.

Enrollment Trends

  2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
West Lafayette 6 14 29 33 38 37 45 49 105
Anderson - - - - - - - - -
Columbus - - - - - - - - 3
Kokomo - - - - - - - - -
New Albany - - - - - - - - -
Richmond - - - - - - - - -
South Bend - - - - - - - - -

Number of Graduates

  2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011

2011-2012

2012-2013

2013-2014

2014-2015 2015-2016
West Lafayette 12 7 9 11 6 6 13 8
Anderson - - - - - - - -
Columbus - - - - - - - -
Kokomo - - - - - - - -
New Albany - - - - - - - -
Richmond - - - - - - - -
South Bend - - - - - - - -

 

Placement Data*

Number of Graduates Percent of Grads Reported Placement Rate Continuing Education Average Salary
91 87.9% 90% 5 $60,150