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A major in mechanical engineering technology is built upon a strong foundation of science, mathematics, applied technical courses, and interpersonal communications.  The program emphasizes the application of engineering principles to the solution of problems related to product design and development, project management, manufacturing, plant operation, or maintenance.

Related career titles

Agricultural equipment specialist
Automotive systems specialist
Electrical power specialist
Mechanical engineering technician
Food processing technology specialist
General contractor
Industrial automations specialist
Petrochemical production specialist
Product designer
Sales associate
Senior lab technician

Resources available in ACIC*

Career Opportunities in Engineering 
Careers in Engineering
Careers in Government
Careers in High Tech
Opportunities in Aerospace Careers
Opportunities in Research and Development Careers

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Related mechanical engineering technology links

Society of Manufacturing Engineers

Education Center Online

Mechanical Engineering Society Links