Mechanical Engineering Technology
Mechanical Engineering & Engineering Technology
Program Educational Outcomes
Graduates of the Mechanical Engineering Technology Program will be:
- Practical, highly qualified engineering technologists.
- Employed in professional careers where they will solve problems using technical and hands-on skills developed during their studies.
- Employed by companies to apply their knowledge in the design, manufacture, sales, installation, operation and/or maintenance of complex, high-value systems.
- Socially and professionally responsible, possessing skills for life-long learning.
The MET program offers two emphases: Construction and Maintenance
The program utilizes input from employers, alumni, and an industry advisory board to continuously improve the quality of education.
Accreditation: The MET program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET (TAC/ABET), http://www.abet.org.
TAMU-CC MET Program graduates have:
A. an appropriate mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills and modem tools of mechanical engineering technology,
B. an ability to apply current knowledge and adapt to emerging applications of mathematics, science, engineering and technology,
C. an ability to conduct, analyze and interpret experiments and apply experimental results to improve processes,
D. an ability to apply creativity in the design of systems, components or processes appropriate to program objectives,
E. an ability to function effectively on teams,
F. an ability to identify, analyze and solve technical problems,
G. an ability to communicate effectively,
H. a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in lifelong learning,
I. an ability to understand professional, ethical and social responsibilities,
J. a respect for diversity and a knowledge of contemporary professional, societal and global issues, and
K. a commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.
Please see the university catalog for program details