Technology/Engineering Education Industry Training Concentration, Applied Science and Technology, B.S.

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Engineering Technology
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In Short

The technology/engineering education non-licensure concentration will prepare you with the knowledge and skills essential for teaching, as well as construction management practice.

Program Overview

The Technology/Engineering Education Industry Training Concentration prepares you for careers in industry training and education. This is done with an underpinning of science and technology reinforced with the methods of teaching and pedagogy. 

Program Objectives

Our mission is to develop individuals who are innovative and collaborative in problem solving, understand the inherent value of design, have high ethical standards, are skilled in communication, are cognizant of their responsibility for a sustainable future and are responsive to change. 

Student Outcomes

Graduates of the program will have the following:

  • an ability to identify, formulate, and solve broadly defined technical or scientific problems by applying knowledge of mathematics and science and/or technical topics to areas relevant to the discipline
  • an ability to formulate or design a system, process, procedure or program to meet desired needs
  • an ability to develop and conduct experiments or test hypotheses, analyze and interpret data and use scientific judgment to draw conclusions
  • an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  • an ability to understand ethical and professional responsibilities and the impact of technical and/or scientific solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts, and
  • an ability to function effectively on teams that establish goals, plan tasks, meet deadlines, and analyze risk and uncertainty

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Accreditation

Students can pursue a teaching career in two optional tracks: Commonwealth of Massachusetts initial 5-12 teacher licensure or non-licensure technology education and industry training.

Experiential Opportunities

Internships

Internships are a great opportunity to get valuable, real-world experiences before entering a competitive job market.
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Study Abroad

Faculty-led study abroad course opportunities increase student life-transforming experiences, as do student/faculty cooperative research projects.
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Curriculum and Other Information

You'll be able to work in industrial and commercial settings, private schools, and post-secondary education.