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Students in tech labEngineering Technology

Have you always wondered how things work? Are you interested in using your creativity to combine math and physical science? With access to state-of-the-art equipment, machinery and software programs, you can prepare to become a valued asset in many different manufacturing and engineering roles. When you graduate, you will have the technical skills to use everything from Electrical Motor Controls, Production Planning and Controls Computer-Aided Drafting/Design software and Geospatial Information Systems to create new products and machines for the manufacturing and utility industries.

View the full engineering technology curriculum here. 

Curriculum

  • AC/DC Circuit Theory

  • Solid State Electronics

  • Network Communications

  • Basic Blueprint Reading and Drafting

  • Fluid Power

  • Electrical Motor Controls

  • Programmable Logic Controls (PLC’s)

  • Production Planning and Controls

  • Computer-Aided Drafting/Design (CADD)

  • Geospatial Information Systems (GIS)

  • Introduction to Engineering Technology

  • Fund. of Mechanical Engineering Technology

  • Applied Statics

  • Internships

College of Business and Technology cist@uwa.edu or 205-652-3666

College of Business and Technology

Extra-Curricular Activities

  • Darryl Hutcheson Annual Scholarship Award

  • University Scholars Award

  • Toastmasters

  • Job Ships or Student Worker Opportunity with Faculty

  • Industrial Field Trips

Career Opportunities

Jobs include but not limited to…

  • Process Engineer

  • Facility Engineer

  • CADD Engineer

  • GIS Specialist

  • Project Manager

Companies include but not limited to…

  • Alabama Power

  • Black Warrior EMC

  • WestRock

  • Westervelt Renewable Energy

  • Cemex

  • Georgia Pacific

  • Volkert Engineering

  • Mannington Flooring

 

College of Business and Technology contact

cist@uwa.edu or 205-652-3666