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Mechanical Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology

This Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) Program curriculum provides a cross-section of drafting skills, technical knowledge and academic preparation for job entry into a mechanical engineering environment. The major also provides the math, English, and science preparation for design and engineering applications after graduation, or transfer to an applied engineering technology/ manufacturing baccalaureate degree major. This program provides an excellent foundation for career success. MET curriculum provides a broad skill set required for both entry-level success and long-term advancement. Core courses include Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Machine Design, CNC fundamentals, and CAD courses.

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Career Outlook


$56K

Median annual salary for mechanical engineering technicians

3%

Growth in employment over next 10 years

42,600

Mechanical engineering technician jobs in the U.S.

$660

Mechanical engineer technicians employed in MD

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