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Mechanical Engineering Technology

The University of Akron

48 months
Duration
15500 USD/year
15500 USD/year
11880 USD/year
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About

Mechanical engineering technologists focus on the design of the products and machines required to manufacture them. The Mechanical Engineering Technology program of The University of Akron builds on the knowledge and skills developed during your associate degree studies.

Overview

Mechanical Engineering Technology Fundamentals

The core curriculum of the Mechanical Engineering Technology program of The University of Akron provides comprehensive understanding of mathematical and scientific principles

Technical courses are presented using graphical (engineering drawing and modeling), algebra, trigonometry and geometry as primary analytical tools

Our Faculty

  • are innovative and interactive
  • use multimedia technology to enhance classroom learning

Hands-on Research

Experience mechanical engineering technology firsthand through our research facilities:

  • mechanical design laboratory
  • fluids and thermal laboratory
  • materials and metallographic laboratory

Real-world Experience

Gain practical professional experience through UA's optional cooperative education program. Through co-op, you’ll alternate semesters of work and school while earning a competitive salary.

Degrees and Preparation

A degree in engineering and science technology prepares you to work in design, testing, manufacturing and servicing of the mechanical components and systems found in all facets of industry. Your career choices include: 

  • engineering laboratory technician
  • junior or assistant design engineer
  • design drafter
  • plant engineer
  • customer service technician

Career Outlook

Advanced technologies, coupled with the need to update and improve manufacturing facilities and product design, will fuel the demand for well-trained professionals in this field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technical Calculus
  • Programming for Technologists
  • Survey of Electronics
  • Dynamics
  • Machinery & Controls
  • Mechanical Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • $50 Application Fee
  • Official Secondary School Transcripts
  • Official Proof of English Proficiency
  • Official SAT/ACT (Optional, required only for scholarships and direct admission)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11880 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Akron

890 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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