Industrial and Engineering Technology

The Department of Industrial & Engineering Technology strives to support the economic development of the region by providing a premier, industry-relevant, undergraduate education in Louisiana, rich in real-world-ready experiences, undergraduate research, and a mixture of theoretical and hands-on coursework. 

DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • IT program (both BS and AAS degrees) received six years full accreditation through ATMAE. The two degrees are now accredited through 2025.
  • Beginning Spring 2020, the department will increase its offering of late classes to accommodate employees and adult learners who aspire to further their education in IET.
  • Laitram sponsors the Engineering Technology Senior Design project annually as part of a formal internship program.
  • Performance Contractors sponsors development of Welding Technology / Materials Inspection Concentration in the Industrial Technology program.
  • The OSH&E program was established at request of industry and in collaboration with GBRIA and industry stakeholders.
  • The ET and OSHE programs are accredited by ABET, http://www.abet.org. The IT program is accredited by ATMAE, http://www.atmae.org.

 

DEGREES & CURRICULUM

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Department Updates

IT program has a 50-year history of strong industry connections. In the process of developing a new concentration in Welding Technology/Materials Inspection.

ET program was inititated in 2009, it differs from a classic Engineering in that it is more applied and focused on applications of technology.

OSHE bachelor’s degree is one of only a few of its kind in the nation. Initiated in 2004 as a workforce demand-driven program.

Job Placement (Fall 2019)

Enrollment and Graduation

Previous Semesters (prior to Fall 2019)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Upcoming Events

Sep
2

 

Labor Day Holiday

 

Oct
3-4

Fall Break

 

Nov
1

Last day to withdraw of resign from University

 Deadline at 12:30pm

Nov
18-22

Priority Registration for Spring 2020 Classes