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Engineering Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology Option, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (WUR) Newark, NJ, United States
The Engineering Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology Option offered by New Jersey Institute of Technology emphasizes the application of electrical/electronics principles and devices and computer hardware and software. 
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Overview

The Engineering Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology Option offered by New Jersey Institute of Technology. Graduates of the ECET program are involved in product development and improvement, system development, management, manufacturing and engineering operational functions, in a wide variety of companies in the computer, telecommunications, medical electronics and other technical fields. Graduates also have positions in technical sales and customer service, and a significant percentage continue their studies and earn graduate degrees in engineering or management.

Program Educational Objectives
  • Our graduates will establish productive careers in technology-based organizations in such diverse positions as design, manufacturing, teaching, management, system engineering and sales.
  • Our graduates will participate in lifelong learning activities including graduate school and other professional education.
Student Outcomes
  • an ability to select and apply the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools of their disciplines to broadly-defined engineering technology activities
  • an ability to select and apply a knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to engineering technology problems that require the application of principles and applied procedures or methodologies
  • an ability to conduct standard tests and measurements; to conduct, analyze, and interpret experiments; and to apply experimental results to improve processes
  • an ability to design systems, components, or processes for broadly-defined engineering technology problems appropriate to program educational objectives
  • an ability to function effectively as a member or leader on a technical team
  • an ability to identify, analyze, and solve broadly-defined engineering technology problems
  • an ability to apply written, oral and graphical communication in both technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate technical literature.

Accreditation

This program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC of ABET).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    129 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Circuits 
  • Computer Architecture for Computer Technology
  • Society, Technology, and the Environment 
  • Fundamentals of Analog Electronics
  • Introduction to Communications
  • Economics
  • Mathematical Analysis for Technology
  • Circuit Measurements
  • Embedded Systems 
  • Digital Logic and Circuit Design
  • Technical Writing
  • Differential Equations for Applications
  • Embedded Systems 
  • Circuit Analysis: Transform Methods
  • Integrated Circuit Applications
  • Numerical Computing for Engineering Technology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • High school academic record: We consider your entire record—especially your grades in math, science, and English. Your completed course work should include English composition, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, chemistry, and physics. If you're transferring from another school, you should also have completed pre-calculus and calculus.
  • We'll also take into account trends in your performance—for example, if your grades improved between your freshman and senior year.
  • Standardized test scores: SAT scores or ACT scores, using the math + critical reading composite. 
  • The average composite SAT score for our enrolling freshmen is 1190. If your score is below 1100, we recommend that you retake the test to try to raise it. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1237 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1237 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    529 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 529 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Newark

  • 935 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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