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  Academic Programs / Engineering

Engineering Technology

Soumitra Basu, Program Head

Room 608, Engineering and Architecture Building





Program Objectives

This program is offered on the Main Campus with some courses available at Temple University Ambler. Students may complete all required course work at night. The curriculum in Engineering Technology provides a broad base of technological skills extending across the traditional fields of engineering technology with a concentration designed by the student and faculty advisor to meet personal and career objectives. A plan of study can be developed with a focused track such as construction, environmental, computer, manufacturing, mechatronics, or energy. This program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission (TAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET).

* Address:
Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.
111 Market Pl., Suite 1050
Baltimore, MD 21202

Foundation Science and Math Courses in Engineering Technology

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Math 1022 Precalculus 4 QA
Math 1031 Differential & Integral Calculus 4 QB
Math Electives Approved Math Electives 3  
Statistics 3501 Statistics for Engineers 3  
Physics 1021 Introduction to General Physics I 4 SA
Physics 1022 Introduction to General Physics II 4 SB
Chemistry 1031 General Chemistry I 3 SA
Chemistry 1033 General Chemistry Laboratory I 1 SA
Subtotal     26  

Required Communications, Humanities, and Social Science

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
English 1002 College Composition 3 CO
English 2696 Technical Writing 3 WI
STOC 1111 Public Speaking 3  
Core Electives University Core Requirements 18-21 Core
Economics 1102 Microeconomic Principles 3 IN
Subtotal     30-33  

Required Engineering Courses for Engineering Technology

Department  Course #  Course Name  Hours  RCI
ENGRG 2331 Engineering Statics 3  
ENGRG 2333 Mechanics of Solids 3  
ET 2521 Applied Fluid Mechanics 3  
ET 4119 Professional Seminar 1  
ENVT 1051 Intro. to the Environment 3 SB
ET 3396 Materials Technology 3 WI
EE 2112 Electrical Devices & Systems I 4  
Electives   Technical Electives 24  
ENGRG 1101 Introduction to Engineering 3  
ENGRG 1117 Engineering Graphics 3  
ENGRG 3096 Economic Analysis 3 WI
Subtotal     53  
Electives   Free Open Electives 15  

Total Required Hours for Engineering Technology 124

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