The Manufacturing Engineering Technology curriculum emphasizes the quantitative methods of manufacturing and production management. This degree prepares the student for work in quality control, work measurement, reliability, cost analysis, plant layout, materials handling and supervision.





Related Career Titles for Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Manufacturing Engineer

Production Manager

Quality Control Engineer

Cost Analyst

Plant Layout Supervisor

Materials Handler

Work Measurement Specialist


Manufacturing Technician

Project Engineer

Packaging Engineer

Team Leader

Production Technician

Production Operator


Plant Manager

Process Engineer

Industrial Engineer

 Operations Manager

Production Supervisor

Package Engineer

Controls Engineer

Test Engineer

Technical Writer

Customer Service Representative

Non-technical Sales

Manager of Information Systems

Management Trainee

Technical Educator or Trainer

College and University Professor

High School Teacher

Public Accountant

Private Accountant


Military Official





Industries That Hire Manufacturing Engineering Technology Majors

Aerospace Product and Parts Companies

Building, Developing, & General Contracting Services

Chemical Companies

Communication Services

Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturers

Computer Systems Design/Computer Consulting

Consulting Services

Electrical Equipment, Appliance, & Component Manufacturers

Engineering Services

Federal Government

State and Local Government

Investigation & Security Services

Medical Equipment & Supplies Companies

Paper Manufacturing

Petroleum & Coal Product Manufacturers

Pharmaceutical Companies

Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturers

Printing & Related Support Activities

Soap, Cleaning Compound, & Toilet Preparations

Textile Mills

Transportation Services

Transportation Equipment


Wood Products



Museums, Historical Sites, & Similar Institutions

Nonmetallic Mineral Products

Colleges and Universities

High Schools

Publishing Companies




Web Sites For Manufacturing Engineering Technology Majors


The Technology Interface


NICET Online: National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies


The American Society of Engineering Technology




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