Engineering Technology

Prepare For Your Future in the Industry

Engineering Technology is a specialization devoted to the development and implementation of leadership, management and technical skills within the industrial field. In addition to classroom instruction, Engineering Technology offers hands-on courses to facilitate learning. This high demand degree gives you the opportunity to learn management/leadership skills and the technical skills that will allow you to pursue careers throughout the country.


Engineering Technology Specializations

Advanced Manufacturing develops skills and competencies in manufacturing materials and processes, computer aided drafting, robotics and computer aided manufacturing. Construction Technology develops skills and competencies in materials and methods, estimating, construction documents and project management.


Prepare For Your Future in Technical Education

Our society is increasingly defined by and dependent on technology, and adopts new technologies at a breath taking pace. This means that the demand for technical education teachers is at an all-time high. Along with the current upward trend in manufacturing and construction comes the demand for people to teach junior and senior high school students these skills. This is a rewarding field that allows you to develop and teach the next generation of people who will build the future. BHSU has the only technical education degree in the state.


Learn From The Best

BHSU offers a unique Engineering Technology program in South Dakota. Each of our faculty members is highly competent, possessing both practical and academic experience. Our faculty members holds advanced degrees and stay in touch with the industry through ongoing visits to these companies, and through interaction with an active Technology Advisory Board. This ensures that we stay current on industry needs and deliver up-to-date instruction.


Enjoy The Experience

In addition to attending school in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota, students will pursue internships that offer practical experience prior to entering the work force. BHSU has an active Technology Club that will help you gain professional experience and network with others in the field.

For More Information Contact:

University Center-Rapid City
4300 Cheyenne Blvd.
PO Box 250
Rapid City, SD 57709

Monty.Robinson@BHSU.edu
Steve.Wynia@BHSU.edu 

Yankton Advanced Manufacturing Program
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Yankton, SD 57078
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