Program Educational Objectives (PEO):
Graduates of the Mechanical Engineering Technology program will:
PEO1 - Obtain technical positions and work competently in professional careers related to the field of mechanical engineering.
PEO2 - Have the skills and abilities to make a seamless transfer or advancement to higher level mechanical engineering or related educational programs and are well prepared for professional growth and upward mobility.
PEO3 - Be able to perform as team players, communicate and work well with others including those from diverse cultures, and practice ethical behaviors in the workplace.
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO):
Each student of the Mechanical Engineering Technology program will demonstrate the following attributes:
LO1 – Acquire the ability to apply knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to solve well-defined engineering problems appropriate to mechanical engineering technology careers.
LO2 – Acquire the ability to design solutions for well-defined technical problems and assist with the engineering design of systems, components, and processes appropriate to mechanical engineering technology careers.
LO3 – Acquire the ability to apply written, oral, and graphical communication in well-defined technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate literature in the field of mechanical engineering technology.
LO4 – Acquire the ability to conduct standard tests, measurements, and experiments; and to analyze and interpret the results.
LO5 – Acquire the ability to function effectively as a member of a technical team.
Enrollment and Graduation Data
*Provisional - Students who did not make required scores for regular entrance into the program and enrolled in one or more remedial courses in a given term.
**Unduplicated - Every student enrolled in the program during the academic year counted once only.
Sources: Enrollment data is from Office of IE&R staff, Augusta Technical College
Graduate data is from TCSG Report TEC0108
Graduate and Placement Data
*Placement indicates employment or enrollment in a 4-year program within the first year following graduation. Employment salary range $28-$34 per hours ($54,000-$70,000 per year).