Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology


Engineering Technology

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The Department of Engineering Technology offers both undergraduate and graduate Purdue University degree programs.  Each program focuses on preparing students for employment upon graduation through the use of foundational and relevant knowledge, as well as industry standard tools, taught by faculty who have worked in their respective fields.  All of the undergraduate baccalaureate programs are accredited.  Lab courses provide a strong experiential component.

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 Our department is an eclectic mix of several different degree programs:

  • Computer Engineering Technology
    • Develop and apply computer hardware and software skills to medical, automotive, and handheld electronic applications.
  • Construction Engineering Management Technology
    • A construction management program with a wide variety of positions for our graduates, including manager, contract administrator, and estimator for construction projects
  • Electrical Engineering Technology
    • Graduates focus on industrial controls/automation, designing systems ranging from automotive and food processing to medical devices.
  • Facilities Management
    • This accredited graduate-only program prepares students to become a property manager, plant manager, facility manager or plant engineer
  • Healthcare Engineering Technology Management
    • Work in a fast-paced clinical or hospital environment ensuring high-tech lifesaving equipment is managed and supported.  HETM also offers an Associate's Degree.
  • Interior Design Technology
    • Integrate architecture, engineering, construction, art, and other trades to create interior spaces that are both beautiful and efficient.
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
    • Graduates become production, design, and maintenance engineers; they can manufacture products and design reliable processes.
  • Motorsports Engineering
    • The only one like it in the country, graduates work for racing teams that travel the world.  Both undergraduate and graduate programs exist, where the graduate program focuses more on advanced structural and aerodynamic design.

Certificate Programs

Scholarship Opportunities!


Our department is located on a beautiful campus within walking distance to the center of Indianapolis.  Our faculty love to teach and involve our students, from undergraduate research to study abroad programs.  And our programs push you to be ready to succeed once you graduate. 

How to Apply

Whether you are an incoming freshman, transfer student, international or returning to complete your degree, the Office of Admissions can help you out! To learn, please visit or

Contact Information

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    Department Chair

    Dr. Weissbach

    Robert Weissbach, PhD
    Chair, Department of Engineering Technology
    Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Technology

    Office: ET 201
    Phone: 317-274-7799
    Email: [email protected]

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