Engineering Technology

  • MHCC offers associate of applied science degrees in Engineering Technology and Mechanical Engineering Technology. These Engineering Technology degrees are designed to put graduates to work after completion of two years of education. These graduates will be technicians who work along with and assist engineers or other experienced professionals in industry.

    One-year certificates in Mechanical Technology are available for students completing the first year of the two-year program

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    Applied Technologies Office
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  • Engineering Program Details

    Engineering Program Details

    Engineering is a technical profession that applies science and mathematics to design, manufacturing, construction, environmental management and sustainability.

    Mechanical Engineering Technology

    Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) students find employment in many types of manufacturing thus creating a wide variety of job possibilities such as an engineering technician, drafter and CAD technician in light to heavy product design industries.

    Engineering Technology

    Engineering Technology degree is designed specifically for students seeking a two-year degree that equips them for entry-level technician jobs in the engineering field and prepares them for future advanced studies in engineering. Engineering technicians work in support of engineers completing drawings, contributing to design or overseeing manufacturing/construction processes.

    Engineering Transfer

    The Engineering Transfer curriculum offered at Mt. Hood Community College is designed to closely follow the pre-engineering program at regional universities and to meet the requirements for an Associate of Science degree from MHCC. 

    Student Stories

    Find out what students have to say about the Engineering programs at MHCC