Eastern Michigan University

College Of Technology  
 

 

College Of Technology

109 Sill Hall
Ypsilanti, MI,48197
734.487.0354


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About the Program

For detailed information, click the following link to visit the program website at : http://www.emich.edu/cot/met

The mechanical engineering technology program offers the opportunity to prepare for rewarding and responsible careers in support of technical and engineering activities. The program is designed to provide graduates with a strong technical foundation that integrates the methods, materials, machinery, and power resources found in modern industry.

Students receive both lecture and hands-on laboratory training in manufacturing processes, engineering mechanics, thermo-fluid sciences, mechanical vibration, machine design, and senior design project.

About the Curriculum

Mechanical Engineering Technology
      82 - 85 Credit Hours
YEAR 1 Course Credits
ET 100 Introduction to Engineering Technology 2
MATH 105 College Algebra 3
MATH 107 Trigonometry 2
CHEM 121/122 General Chemistry* 4
PDD 101 Drafting (waived if taken in H.S.) 3
ENG 121 English Composition 3
ET 101 Introduction to Eng.Tech.Computing 1
TOTAL 15 - 18 cr
MATH 120 or 140 Calculus 1 (or) Applied Calculus I 4
PDD 122 Engineering Graphics 4
PDD 111 Materials 3
CTAC 124 Fundamentals of Speech 3
TOTAL 14 cr
YEAR 2    
PHY 221 or PHY 2232 Mechanics and Sound* 4 or 5
PDD 123 Manufacturing Processes 4
ELEC 200 Circuit Analysis 3
Gen.Ed. Social Science 3
  TOTAL 14 or 15 cr
     
PHYS 222 or 224 Electricity and Light 4 or 5
ELEC 218 Motors and Controls 3
MATH 121 or 141 Calculus II or Applied Calculus II 4 or 3
Gen. Ed. Humanities 3
Gen. Ed. Arts 3
  TOTAL 16 - 18 cr
YEAR 3    
MET 211 Statics 3
MET 314 Applied Thermo/Heat Transfer 3
MET 316 Design for Manuf. & Tooling 3
MET 387 Cooperative Education (any Semester) 3
Gen. Ed. Global Awareness 3
Total 15 cr
MET 312 Dynamics 3
MET 313 Applied Mech. Of Materials 3
MET 319 Fluids 3
SET 350 Engineering Writing 3
Gen. Ed. U.S.Diversity 3
Total 15 cr
YEAR 4    
MET 437 Kinematics of Machines 3
MET 470 Mechanical Vibrations 2
MET 492 Sr. Design I 3
Gen. Ed. Social Science 3
Gen. Ed. Arts 3
  TOTAL 14 cr
     
MET 411 Mech/Machine Design 3
PDD 435 Finite Element Analysis 3
MET 493 Sr. Design Project I 3
Gen. Ed. Humanities 3
  TOTAL 12 cr
Total Semester Hours: 115 cr - 121 cr

* may count towards gen. ed.

  1. MATH 105 and 107 may be waived depending upon math placement
  2. PHY 223 requires Math 120

Note : 124 Credits are needed to graduate

About the Faculty

>>  Harvey Lyons

>>  Mary Brake