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Mechanical Engineering Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Fairmont, MN, United States
Of all the Fairmont State University engineering programs, the Mechanical Engineering Technology program is the broadest and most diverse. The hands-on experiences are distinct. By using advanced mathematics, science and problem solving students complete the program with tangible projects.
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Overview

Mechanical Engineering Technology students from Fairmont State University formulate, design, fabricate, test and compete their race cars, robots and industrial devices at the nation’s top engineering campuses.

  • If steering needs adjustment, they adjust it.
  • If a part needs machined, they machine it.
  • If design needs perfected, the perfect it.

Students in the Mechanical Engineering Technology program can pursue a 2 or 4 year degree. Students solve complex mechanical problems while they learn by doing. Classes are small. Students interact, one-to-one with talented, highly trained and internationally recognized faculty.

Career Opportunities

Whiles some students continue to top graduate schools, successful Fairmont State University Mechanical Engineering Technology graduates can work their way toward lucrative careers.

Job titles for graduates include:

  • Data analysis engineer
  • Systems integrator
  • Project engineer
  • Tooling engineer

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Written English
  • Applied Technical Math
  • Materials & Processes
  • Engineering Graphics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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General Requirements

  • Applicant must have completed a satisfactory program of secondary school studies equivalent to an American high school. 
  • An officially certified English translation of high school transcripts or college transcripts, if applicable, must accompany applications. 
  • In cases where high school graduation is expected after the application deadline for admission, acceptance at Fairmont State would be given to the prospective student with the understanding that the student successfully complete the necessary academic requirements and submit proof of graduation. Photo copies will not be accepted. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16814 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8407 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16814 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8407 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3869 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fairmont

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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