The Engineering Technology Department offers a certificate program that trains experienced and aspiring professionals in various engineering fields to use CAD® software to produce designs, drawings, illustrations and presentations. It also offers an associate of applied science degree that prepares students to work as engineering technologists or transfer to an engineering program at a four-year university.

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Engineering Technology

Dr. Sandra Melendez


Degrees & Certificates

Associate of Applied Science in Drafting/Design Engineering Technology
Level I Certificate in Drafting/Design Engineering

Program Information

The Engineering Technology program is designed to open up a variety of career paths for students who are interested in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). Students can train to work as engineering technologists or complete the first two years of a four-year engineering degree.

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Average entry-level salary $32,645
(with Associate Degree)


Average entry-level salary $51,610
(with Associate Degree)

All data listed above incorporates Central Texas jobs and entry wages found on


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