Engineering Technology

  • Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology
    Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology
    Students working on soldering components to a drone and RC car for their Special Topics Senior Design course.
  • Engineering Technology
    Engineering Technology
    The program offers emphases in Electronics, Safety Management, and Career & Technology Education.
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
    Mechanical Engineering Technology
    Students receive a world class engineering technology education by combining physics, mathematics, and materials science into active learning experiences.
  • Construction Management
    Construction Management
    Senior Capstone projects and industry internship programs give students on-site learning experiences that often lead to full-time employment upon graduation.
  • Engineering Design Technology
    Engineering Design Technology
    Our students are equipped with the skills needed in the design field for the implementation of technology innovation, utilization of engineering graphics, and problem-solving skills.

Mission

The mission of the Department of Engineering Technology at Sam Houston State University is to provide an educational program designed to provide academic and practical experiences in the areas of management, design, leadership, engineering, and technology for students to prepare to meet industry challenges for the 21st century.


Construction Management

Career Opportunities:

  • Project Supervision
  • Cost Estimation
  • Construction Scheduling
  • Quality Control
  • BIM/VDC Coordination
  • Construction Consultation
  • Property Development

Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology

Career Opportunities:

  • Electronic Engineering Technologist
  • Systems Analyst
  • Instrumentation Engineer
  • Control Technician
  • Plant Engineer
  • Electronics Technician
  • Production Engineer

Engineering Design Technology

Career Opportunities:

  • CAD Technologist
  • Design Engineer
  • Interior Designer
  • Mechanical Design
  • Engineer
  • Architectural Designer
  • Design and Drafting Technician (Autocad Electrical)

Engineering Technology 

Emphasis on Safety Management, Electronics, or Career & Technology Education

Career Opportunities:

  • Architecture and Construction
  • Arts, A/V Technology, and Communication Educator
  • Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist
  • Safety Inspector
  • Safety Officer
  • Industrial Hygienist
  • Loss Control Consultant

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Career Opportunities:

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Mechanical Drafter
  • Electro-Mechanical Technician
  • Mechanical Commissioning Engineer
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Mechanical Robotic Design Engineer
  • Reliability Engineer

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