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Engineering Technology

ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

CIP Code 15.9999

Instructor: Mr. Dolges

Program Overview

The Engineering Technology program incorporates a variety of mechanical engineering and manufacturing concepts. Students learn to use tools and machines used in metal working occupations, and utilize a variety of computer programs to manufacture parts. Highly technical software, such as AutoCAD, Inventor, Master cam, and CorelDraw are used to create parts on CNC machines, laser engraver, plastic injection systems, and a rapid prototyping machine. Students learn a variety of mechanical engineering concepts using a mechanical drives trainer, a material testing module, and a variety of other types of equipment. Students in Engineering Technology participate in the BotsIQ Battlebot competition, in which the class designs and builds a battlebot that competes against robots from other area schools.

 

Post Secondary Education

Thaddeus Stevens College of Tech

Penn State

PA College of Technology

California University of PA

Triangle Tech

UPJ

 

Career Opportunities

Machinist

CNC Mill Operator

CNC Lathe Operator

CNC Programmer

Mechanical Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

 

Industrial Certifications

PA Skills Certification

National Institute for Metalworking

Skills (NIMS)

 

Advanced Credit

Penn College of Technology

California University of PA

Montgomery County Com. College

Harrisburg Area Com. College

Pittsburgh Technical College

 

Statewide Articulation Agreements

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Contact Us
Admiral Peary Area Vocational Technical School
948 Ben Franklin Hwy
Ebensburg, PA 15931
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Phone: (814) 472-6490
Fax: (814) 472-6494