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College Catalog 2017-2018 
College Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Manufacturing Engineering Technology

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Program Options

Credential Title Credit Hours Required Notes
Associate of Applied Science Manufacturing Engineering Technology 62 -


Contact Information

Contact Title Name Phone E-mail Location
Professor Dr. Harry J. Buhalis 586.445.7450 South Campus

Program Description:

The Manufacturing Engineering Technology program will prepare individuals as qualified technologists to provide support for routine engineering operations in product design, development, and manufacturing, with focus on hands‑on experience to contribute resourceful and innovative solutions to today’s technical problems.

Program Outcomes:

Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:

1. Collaborate in the improvement and creation of products and technologies that are viable and sustainable.

2. Exercise technical and management leadership within their respective organizations.

3. Work in cross-functional teams providing their expertise as technologists.

4. Communicate effectively both written and verbally.

5. Exhibit professional, ethical and social responsibility as they pursue a career in industry.

6. Exercise continuous improvement, with a focus on quality and a commitment to lifelong learning.

Career Opportunities:

Manufacturing Engineering Technology-Associate of Applied Science-Career Opportunities: Job titles such as Industrial Engineering Technicians are attainable upon completion of this course of study. To learn more from a career specialist, visit the Office of Career Services at either campus or explore online at

Transfer Pathways:

Students intending to transfer and complete a bachelor’s degree need to make early decisions concerning an academic major and a transfer destination. Statistics show that students who make these decisions early are more likely to persist to graduation than their undecided counterparts. Students planning to transfer credits earned at Macomb are strongly urged to see a counselor or academic advisor as early as possible in their college careers.


    Associate of Applied Science

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