Why Major In Automotive Engineering Technology?

The Automotive Engineering Technology B.S. degree AET program is a third- and fourth-year Automotive Engineering Technology bachelor's degree program that concentrates on Automotive Engineering Technology skills required by the automotive industry. Automotive Engineering Technology B.S. degree students receive hands-on laboratory experience in Automotive Engineering Technology processes, mechanical testing, metallurgy, vehicle emissions and dynamometer testing. In addition, an on-the-job Automotive Engineering Technology internship is an important part of this Automotive Engineering Technology degree program.

AET is an instructional Automotive Engineering Technology program that prepares students to apply basic Automotive Engineering Technology principles and technical skills in support of automotive engineers and other automotive professionals engaged in developing, manufacturing and testing self-propelled ground vehicles and their systems. Our Automotive Engineering Technology bachelor degree program includes college course instruction in vehicular systems technology, automotive design and automotive development testing, instrument calibration, test equipment operation and maintenance, and report preparation.

Automotive Engineering Technology Graduates Get Great Jobs

Automotive Engineering Technology graduates from our college AET program are among the highest-paid and most sought-after Michigan college graduates of Ferris State University. Because every global automotive manufacturer doing business in America requires Automotive Engineering Technology development with the precise skills offered by this college degree in Automotive Engineering Technology program, many college Automotive Engineering Technology graduates are faced with the difficult decision of choosing from several highly desirable and lucrative Automotive Engineering Technology job offers.

BS Degree Automotive Engineering Technology
Admission Requirements

Michigan college students entering the Automotive Engineering Technology Technology program must have completed the two-year associate degree program in Automotive Technology at Ferris State University or have earned an equivalent associate degree in Automotive Engineering Technology from another college, university or accredited educational institution. Automotive Engineering Technology degree students must have a minimum 2.75 GPA in Automotive Engineering Technology courses and a minimum 2.5 GPA overall. They also must be ready for MATH 116.

College Degree Automotive Engineering Technology
Graduation Requirements

The Automotive Engineering Technology Technology program at Ferris leads to a bachelor of science degree in Automotive Engineering Technology. Graduation requires a minimum 2.0 GPA overall. BS degree Automotive Engineering Technology students must complete all general education requirements as outlined on the General Education website.

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  • About Ferris State University: College classes including our Automotive Engineering Technology Technology (AET) Program, are taught at all levels by professional teachers, not graduate assistants. College students at Ferris State University, including our Automotive Engineering Technology Degree and AET program students, study in more than 170 different college educational programs - including doctorate degrees, masters degrees, bachelor's degree in Automotive Engineering Technology and Associate degree in Automotive Engineering Technology programs.

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