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WKU Manufacturing Engineering Technology Program

Manufacturing Engineering Technology Program

The Manufacturing Engineering Technology (MET) program prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and advanced manufacturing technical skills in support of industrial operations. The major includes instruction in optimization theory, human factors, organizational behavior, industrial processes, industrial planning procedures, computer applications, quality, and technical document preparation. Graduates achieve positions of leadership in business and industry while practicing innovation in the global marketplace.

The major in Manufacturing Engineering Technology (reference number 5006) leads to a Bachelor of Science degree. A minor or second major is not required. Course requirements for the major are shown below. Students should consult with an advisor while planning their course schedules and career goals.

The WKU Manufacturing Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering, ATMAE, http://www.atmae.org/

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Program Information:

MET Curriculum

Four-year degree program

MET Program Critical Path Flowchart

MET Pre-requisite Table

Colonnade Program Information

Student Success Data

Admissions Data

Retention Data


Study Abroad Opportunity! Join us in Germany at Reutlingen University at the end of September 2019 for an international experience in managing a company with students from all over the world. This 9-day trip will substitute for Senior Research (AMS 490E or 490F). For more info and to sign up go to Study Abroad and Global Learning


Program Coordinator:  Mark Doggett


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Student Organization: ATMAE and American Society for Quality (ASQ)




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 Last Modified 1/10/19