INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY (BACHELOR’S COMPLETION DEGREE)
Take your career to the next level by completing a bachelor’s degree in Dunwoody’s Industrial Engineering Technology program. This 2 + 2 bachelor degree completion option will provide you with the skills and theoretical knowledge needed to advance in your industry as a skilled engineer.
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Complete a bachelor’s degree at Dunwoody
Have a two-year degree in a manufacturing-related field? Graduates from such programs as engineering drafting, machining, electronics, and robotics are eligible to transfer into Dunwoody’s bachelor’s completion degree in Industrial Engineering Technology. Take courses in the evening and gain the degree and skills needed to move from technician positions into engineering roles at your company.
Your classes will include:
- Advanced mathematics
- Manufacturing processes
- Engineering economics
- Lean manufacturing
- Six Sigma
- Industrial automation
- Operations management
- Simulation modeling using Simio software
In combination with your core curriculum, you will take Arts & Sciences courses. Through these courses, you will enhance your communication, mathematics and critical thinking skills, making you a valuable asset in the job market.
While most graduates use their bachelor’s degree to enhance or improve their current work situations, some go on to pursue master’s degrees in such fields as engineering management, manufacturing engineering, business administration, and technology management. Recent examples include graduates accepted into programs at Arizona State University, University of Wisconsin-Stout, and the University of St. Thomas.
Dunwoody’s Industrial Engineering Technology program features:
- A capstone project that combines the knowledge learned in the first three semesters to solve problems in a real-world setting.
- Access to additional professional seminars through Dunwoody’s Institute of Industrial Engineers student chapter.
- Instructors with real-world experience in Industrial Engineering.
- Training in Solidworks, MasterCAM, CREO, and Simio software.
- Access to Dunwoody’s Engineering Materials, Mechanics and Metrology Lab where students are trained on coordinate measurement machines, a microscope and optical measurement software, CNC simulators, 3D printers, MTS tensile and compression testers, and inspection tools like micrometers, calipers, and gage blocks.
- Access to Dunwoody’s Machine Shop featuring Bridgeport vertical mills, bandsaws, pedestal grinders, surface grinders, a horizontal saw, manual lathes, Haas CNC vertical mills, Haas CNC turning centers, a Sodick wire EDM, and a Charmilles sinker EDM.
- Students also have access to Dunwoody’s welding and fabrication shop, electronics engineering lab, and robotics lab.
The Industrial Engineering Technology degree is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC) of ABET, abet.org.
Graduates earn a Bachelor of Science degree; the program takes two years (four semesters) to complete for a full-time student. Classes in this program are offered during the evening. You can also take classes part-time.
Common Job Titles
Common career titles our students earn after graduation include:
Recent employers hiring graduates with an Industrial Engineering Technology degree include:
-Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.
HR professionals give students an inside look at hiring process
- Automated Systems & Robotics
- Design for Manufacturing: 3D Printing
- Electronics Engineering Technology
- Electronics Technology
- Engineering Drafting & Design
- Industrial Controls & Robotics
- Industrial Engineering Technology (Bachelor's completion degree)
- Machine Tool Technology
- Mechanical Engineering
- Right Skills Now for Manufacturing (CNC)
- Welding & Metal Fabrication