Lead Faculty: Dr. Shekar Viswanathan
The growing importance of technology in fields ranging from environmental to medical, and from product development to manufacturing, requires trained engineering technology professionals to design, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair equipment and systems. The Associate of Science in Engineering Technology program prepares students to pursue opportunities in a wide range of industries including manufacturing, hospitals, laboratories, government, and many other industrial sectors. This program provides the student with broad, basic skills in electronics, computer aided design, computer programming and networks, test and measurement, mathematics, and communication. Focus is on the practical and useful application of fundamental engineering tools and techniques, and will prepare students for careers such as: test engineering technician, field engineering technician, production engineering technician, design engineering technician.
To receive a Associate of Science in Engineering Technology, students must complete at least 96 quarter units, 31.5 of which must be taken in residence at National University. All Associate degree students must complete the University General Education requirements. In the absence of transfer credit, students may need to take additional electives to fulfill overall unit requirements. Students should refer to the section on undergraduate admission procedures for specific information on admission and evaluation.
This program is available online.