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Engineering Technology, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Florence, AZ, United States
Welcome to the web site for the University of North Alabama Engineering Technology group.  This is a historic moment for the oldest university in Alabama as the 2016-2017 academic year was the first year of our new engineering program, which is the first in the school’s history. 
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Our Engineering Technology program is in full swing with many students having accepted positions for the summer. Also noteworthy is that Dr. Gollapalli, an engineering graduate of the University of Alabama Huntsville, has joined our growing team to teach the department's Electrical Engineering classes.  The faculty is now staffed to fully support the curriculum which is focused on Electro-Mechanical Engineering and prepares our students for a multitude of career choices such as design engineering, robotics, engineering management, automated manufacturing, entrepreneurship and further advanced education.   

The Northern Alabama and Shoals region have numerous employment opportunities for engineers, in fact the first and seventh highest concentration of engineers in the country reside in the Huntsville and Decatur areas respectively, and we look forward to continuing our collaboration with these industries.

For Students, Parents and Educators

We have been continuing to equip our labs with state of the art equipment and are focused on hiring faculty with a passion for teaching excellence,  and developing corporate partnerships to provide Co-op and internship opportunities.   The tabs to the left will direct you to more specific information about our program.  If you are a high school educator, student, or parent interested in learning more about the Engineering Technology program please send me an e-mailand we can arrange a visit at your school or UNA. 


The University of North Alabama seeks to be a leading provider of high quality, affordable undergraduate professional management education for traditional students and working adults in the mid-south region served by the University. Further, the UNA seeks to be a recognized leader in providing high quality affordable graduate and continuing education for entry level and mid-career business professionals in the U.S. and Asia. The College will be recognized for developing learning synergies based on the cornerstones of diversity and globalization to prepare our students for the challenges of the 21st century economy. 

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 included:
  • Introduction to Engineering Technology
  • Manufacturing Procees
  • Polymer Engineering.  
  • Introduction to Bio-Engineering and Computational Tools. 
  • Electricity/Electronics Fundamentals and Green Energy
  • Digital Electronics. Fundamentals
  • Materials Science

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Application
  • Diploma and Transcripts: An official notarized copy of your high school diploma and transcripts and - if applicable - your undergraduate diploma should be submitted to finalize admission. All transcripts should be notarized of attested by a government institution.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Bank Letter and Affidavit of Support
  • Application Fee: A non-refundable application fee of one hundred dollars ($100) is required of every international applicant.
  • Academic Placement: For US students, UNA uses ACT or SAT scores for advising and registration purposes, but international students are not required to submit any of these tests for admissions.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    640 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 640 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    640 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 640 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    320 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 320 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Florence

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


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