What is Electrical Engineering Technology?
The Electrical Engineering Technology (EET) program, primarily an application oriented approach, allows students to gain experience with engineering fundamentals while in the classroom. Electrical Engineering touches virtually every facet of our lives. Although it is a single discipline, Electrical Engineering is best described as several related and intertwined technical areas: Automatic Control, Communications, Power and Machinery, Computers, and Electronics.
What can I do with an Electrical Engineering Technology Degree?
Electrical Engineering is a broad and challenging field that offers employment and career opportunities ranging from research and product development to engineering sales. The Pitt-Johnstown Electrical Engineering Technology (EET) program prepares students to work in the areas of product design and manufacture, systems integration, plant operations, field support and engineering sales. Pitt-Johnstown EET graduates have been employed by a wide variety of nationally recognized companies including Microsoft, General Electric, Texas Instruments, Sony, Sprint and the National Institute for Standards and Technology.
Program Mission Statement
The Engineering Technology Division of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown shares and supports the mission of Pitt-Johnstown. The mission of the Engineering Technology Division is to:
What kind of courses will I take?
The courses listed below are only a small glimpse into the Electrical Engineering Technology courses available on our campus. To view the full list of Electrical Engineering Technology course descriptions, click here.
Electrical Engineering Technology Links
These links have been provided for those who want more information on both the Pitt-Johnstown Electrical Engineering Technology Program, and the world of Electrical Engineering Technology as a whole.
Pitt-Johnstown Electrical Engineering Technology
Degree Requirements (.pdf)
Where are our Electrical Engineering Technology Graduates?
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology
Electrical Engineering Jobs
Meet our EET Faculty
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