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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Electronic Engineering Technology

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Department Electrical & Computer Engineering & Technology
College Science, Engineering & Technology
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Undergraduate Degree Type(s) BS
Program Description Electronic Engineering Technology is a technological field requiring the application of scientific and engineering knowledge and methods, combined with technical skills, in support of engineering activities. An electronic engineering technologist is a person who is knowledgeable in electronics theory and design and who understands state-of-the-art practices on digital and analog circuits and systems. Computers, controls/ automation, robotics, instrumentation, and communications are just a few fields open to engineering technologists.
The program strives to prepare students for entry into the technical workforce with well developed skills. In particular, the department strives to ensure that its graduates have an ability to:
  1. Apply knowledge of science, mathematics, and engineering.
  2. Design, and conduct experiments as well as analyze and interpret data.
  3. Design a system, component, or process to meet specified needs.
  4. Function effectively in teams.
  5. Identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
  6. Have an understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.
  7. Communicate effectively.

The Electronic Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Admission Requirements Admission to major is required for enrollment in junior and senior level courses. Admission requirements include:
  • a minimum of 32 earned semester credit hours
  • a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 (C)
Applications for admission to major are available in the College Advising Center, Trafton C-125.
Other Requirements Students who do not have the required background for MATH 115 may have to take additional preparatory coursework as well. Consult with your major advisor to plan your general education and major requirements. All students must complete a minimum of 12 semester credits of mathematics starting with Precalculus math and a minimum of 24 semester credits of combined mathematics and science courses.
Academic Bulletin A full description of the program including class listings and class descriptions are listed in the Academic Bulletin.
Program Contact Information Electrical & Computer Engineering & Technology
242 Trafton Science Center North
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: 507-389-5747
Fax: 507-389-6280
College Advising All EET majors are assigned to an academic advisor to assist in planning their program. Advising is REQUIRED prior to each registration.
Additional advising support is available at:
College of Science, Engineering & Technology Advising Center
Ken Adams, Student Relations Coordinator
125 Trafton Science Center C.
Mankato, MN 56001

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