Industrial and Engineering Technology

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


IET programs Explained

 

DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Fall 2020 Software and Technology Resources
  • 2019-2020 IET Journal
  • ET program went through the ABET re-accreditation report and visit took place in November 2020. Pending the final report.
  • New ET Concentration (Mechatronics) has been approved and was offered in Fall 2020!
  • 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

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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 initiated 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.

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Upcoming Events

Jan
20

Spring 2021 First Day of Classes

 

 

Mar-Apr
29-2

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Feb
15-17

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Apr
2-9

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May
10-14

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May
15

Spring Commencement