The Product Design Engineering Technology program prepares you to effectively participate as a design team member, create complex design layouts, analyze and optimize the economics of design, create and define complex surfaces or shapes using 3-D modeling techniques utilizing ProEngineer software, perform static and dynamic analyses on a design and much more.
If you like to invent or create, this program bridges the gap between art and science, is for you. Only one other program of this kind exists in the nation.
The program encompasses the third and fourth years of college study and culminates in a baccalaureate degree. You must complete an approved two-year associate in applied science degree within the College of Engineering Technology or an equivalent associate in applied science degree from another institution.
Employment opportunities exist across the spectrum of the product design field. Specific job titles might include product designer, layout drafter, project manager, product developer, computer-aided designer, mechanical designer or design engineering technologist.