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Associate in Engineering Technology

Trine University Student AchievementsThe Associate of science in engineering technology program at Trine University provides you with knowledge and competencies in design, manufacturing, testing, technical sales, and maintenance industries. In addition, it satisfies an industry demand for engineering technicians.

As an engineering technician, you will use principles and theories of science, engineering, and mathematics to solve technical problems in research and development, manufacturing, sales, construction, inspection and maintenance. You will gain the skills to specify, test, document, operate, sell or maintain engineering systems.


Additional Information

An Associate of science in engineering technology degree requires 66 credit hours

General Education - 22 credit hours

MA 113 College Algebra
CH 114 General Chemistry II
INF 103 Information Technology Applications
ENG 103 English Compensation I
SP 203 Effective Speaking
SS Elective - 3 credit hours
HUM elective - 3 credit hours

Program Requirements - 27 credit hours

ETD 103 Basic Technical Drawing
ETD 113 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
ETD 123 Manufacturing Materials and Manufacturing Processes
ETD 163 Environmental Health and Safety
ETD 173 Computer Aided 3-D Modeling
ETD 203 Basic Mechanisms
ETD 233 Engineering and Manufacturing Systems
ETD 263 Design, Analysis and Prototyping
ETD 273 Electrical Fundamentals

Additional Requirements - 17 credit hours

ECO 223 Macroeconomics
ENG 133 Technical Communication
MA 123 Trigonometry
PH 154 College Physics I
PSY 113 Principles of Psychology
UE 111 Adult Learning Orientation

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog (opens in new window).

This program is available on campus at any of our education centers and online.
Information about tuition can be found at Cost and Investment.