Engineering Technology

In Purdue’s engineering technology degree programs, students learn about and practice designing, building, testing and refining. They use class projects to discover how to use the right materials, the right sensors and electronic parts, and the right processes to work efficiently and be attractive to consumers.

Undergraduate Degree Options

Explore the science of sound and electronics to manipulate and create audio experiences in a variety of settings.
Find better ways to manufacture products through the production process while ensuring efficient use of personnel and resources.
Learn the design and technical skills to analyze, design and implement computer systems.
Learn the design and technical skills to put engineering ideas into action. Use your understanding of electricity and electronics to create or improve everyday and life-changing products.
Work to create more efficient energy generation systems, through process improvements and economic power consumption.
Put engineering principles to work in this broad, hands-on major that will prepare you to use current technologies to address current local industry needs.
Find better ways to manufacture products and maintain quality control through the entire production process while ensuring efficient use of personnel and resources.
Learn to analyze and solve production problems and work to design systems and operations that improve and streamline the manufacturing process.
Use embedded sensors to make everyday appliances and tools smarter.
Understand the growing role of robotics in energy sustainability and healthcare.

Graduate Degrees

Having an advanced degree from Purdue University will position you to make high-impact contributions in the field of engineering technology.
Take advantage of a doctorate to develop expertise in a specific technological area and become an advanced leader, researcher, professor or supervisor in technology.