Duplicate of Engineering/PLTW
Engineering technology prepares students to gain the technical skills used to test, troubleshoot, and repair equipment and systems. Instruction includes laboratory experiences, which emphasize applying engineering knowledge to the solution of problems. Engineering technicians work as professional associates in support of scientists and engineers. Their work is in the design, drafting, development, testing and production of engineering projects. Science, math and communication skills are crucial to success in this program.
Learn how to think and act like an engineer as well as acquire some of the basic skill sets required to enter into a college engineering program
Students in this program will learn:
- Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) both 2-D and 3-D
- Basic robotics and automation
- Basic electronics
- Basic machining
- including CNC Programming
- Computer hardware
- Quality control
Higher Education Options
College Tech Prep is designed to lead to an associate degree or beyond, and focuses on a technical field. College Tech Prep's partner is Youngstown State University.
Articulation Agreements with the following institutions:
- Kent State University
- Youngstown State University
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Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:
- CAD Operator
- Computer Technician
- Electronics Technician
- Robotics Technician
- Quality Control Technician
Career-Technical Credit Transfer (CT)2 | Ohio Higher Ed