Engineering Technology & Construction Management

Welcome to the Department of Engineering Technology and Construction Management

Vision Statement

The Department of Engineering Technology and Construction Management will be globally renowned for its excellence in education and scholarship within all of its comprehensive programs, ultimately becoming a role model for other institutions.

Mission Statement

The Engineering Technology and Construction Management programs provide students with a broad range of academic instruction and in-depth skill development, in the program discipline areas of Construction Management, Electronics Engineering Technology, CAD/CAM Engineering Technology, CAD/GIS Engineering Technology, through professional, credentialed faculty, using state of the art facilities and equipment. Furthermore, we aim to provide meaningful service to industry, government, and all communities served by the university. The mission of the Department of Engineering Technology and Construction Management is to provide a learning-centered environment that enables students, faculty, and staff to achieve their goals and to empower students to compete on a global level for careers in government, industry, secondary education, and acceptance to graduate school.

The curricula are rich with opportunities for students to develop a sound understanding of fundamentals as well as specialized theories, practices, and ethics that enhance their learning experience. The Engineering Technology and Construction Management faculty are committed to providing high-quality education, individual guidance and assistance to students, helping them to develop the attributes of critical thinking, effective communication, lifelong learning, and individual integrity while pursuing their academic goals to assist in the economic development of the region through partnerships with industry, inventors, and entrepreneurs.

Program Educational Objectives

  1. Southern Utah University Engineering Technology graduates have the ability to apply mathematics, science, engineering, and technical knowledge to Engineering Technology problems.
  2. Southern Utah University Engineering Technology graduates have the ability to design systems, components, or processes for broadly-defined engineering technology problems.
  3. Southern Utah University Engineering Technology graduates have the ability to function effectively as a member of a team.
  4. Southern Utah University Engineering Technology graduates have the ability to function effectively as a leader of a team.
  5. Southern Utah University Engineering Technology graduates have the ability to apply written communication.
  6. Southern Utah University Engineering Technology graduates have the ability to apply oral communication.
  7. Southern Utah University Engineering Technology graduates have the ability to apply graphical communication.
  8. Southern Utah University Engineering Technology graduates have a knowledge of the impact of engineering technology solutions in a societal and global context.

Student Outcomes

  1. an ability to select and apply the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools of the discipline to broadly-defined engineering technology activities;
  2. an ability to select and apply a knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to engineering technology problems that require the application of principles and applied procedures or methodologies;
  3. an ability to conduct standard tests and measurements; to conduct, analyze, and interpret experiments; and to apply experimental results to improve processes;
  4. an ability to design systems, components, or processes for broadly-defined engineering technology problems appropriate to program educational objectives;
  5. an ability to function effectively as a member or leader on a technical team;
  6. an ability to identify, analyze, and solve broadly-defined engineering technology problems;
  7. an ability to apply written, oral, and graphical communication in both technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate technical literature;
  8. an understanding of the need for and an ability to engage in self-directed continuing professional development;
  9. an understanding of and a commitment to address professional and ethical responsibilities including a respect for diversity;
  10. a knowledge of the impact of engineering technology solutions in a societal and global context; and
  11. a commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.

Announcements

Construction Management scholarship information


Southern Utah University’s Bachelor’s degree program in Engineering Technology with its emphases in Computer-Aided Design/Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAD/CAM), Electronics Technology (EET), and Architecture/Civil Design has been accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET. Learn more about ABET.

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