Engineering Technology

Do you like working with your hands? Are you interested in technology?

The engineering technology program is a great option for anyone interested in gaining the skills needed for employment in civil engineering, machinery maintenance, and drafting. Graduates will be able to work as part of a dynamic team to help solve or prevent technical problems. Technicians work under the direction of engineers, architects, or physical scientists.

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Career Opportunities

The engineering technology program will prepare you for work in a variety of occupations and career paths, including:

  • Civil Drafters
  • Civil Engineering Technician
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technologist
  • CNC Machinist

About degrees and certificates

A certificate readily prepares you to enter a particular field or career. It can also give you new skills for advancement in the workplace.

Associate Degrees:
An associate degree requires a broader education for career options in a range of industries. It's a great step towards earning a bachelor degree at a four-year school or entering the workforce sooner.

Associate Degrees for Transfer:
A transfer degree is equivalent to the first two years of a bachelor’s degree program. Earning one can guarantee admission to California State Universities, some private and online universities, and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). ADTs, along with a transfer agreement guarantee (TAG) with the University of California system can help you achieve your goals for less. Learn about transfer services.