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Mechanical Engineering Technology Major

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology
College of Technology

Degree Plan

This program includes courses that are directed at both computer-aided manufacturing and computer-aided design and drafting. Individuals interested in manufacturing technology apply fundamental principles of mechanical design and manufacturing processes to new and existing manufacturing systems. Courses focus on manufacturing planning and management, automated manufacturing systems, quality control, and robotics. Computer-aided design and drafting is an essential component of the design procedure; courses focus on computer graphics and applied mechanical design. The B. S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission (TAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).


Freshman Admissions

Freshman applicants are required to meet general university freshman admission requirements.

Transfer Admissions

Transfer applicants must meet the general university transfer admissions requirements.


UH Mechanical Engineering Technology graduates have received offers as Facility Engineers, Project Engineers, Project Designers, Facility Engineers, Mechanical Designers, Marketing and Customer Service Representatives for Engineering firms, etc. More information regarding job titles, salary information of Cougar Alumni as well as national salary information can be found at Cougar Careers . For assistance in career planning and development, please visit University Career Services .

Contact Information

College of Technology
300 Technology Building
Houston, TX 77204-4021
Phone: 713-743-4100

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