Engineering Technology

MSSU offers many Engineering Technology programs

The Department of Engineering Technology (ET) provides programs designed to develop leaders in industry and society as a whole by providing a quality education to students that is application-oriented and connected to the needs of regional and global businesses.

Department Objectives

The Engineering Technology department at Missouri Southern will produce graduates who:

  1. have an appropriate mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of engineering technology.
  2. have the ability to apply current knowledge and adapt to emerging applications of mathematics, science, engineering and technology.
  3. are able to identify and analyze problems and design effective engineering technology based solutions.
  4. contribute professionally by functioning effectively on teams.
  5. communicate effectively with professionals and lay audiences.
  6. have an understanding for the discipline of engineering technology and its role in a societal and global context. Curricular Options The department offers a variety of instructional programs.

The Engineering Technology department offers the following programs:

CAD Operator

CNC Operator

Quality Technician

For more information about the Engineering Technology department including degree options, course requirements, facilities, faculty, student projects, and more, please visit Engineering Technology Department

You may be interested in: Drafting & Design Engineering Technology, Industrial Engineering Technology,  Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Pre-Engineering

Engineering Technology Department

Robert W. Plaster School of Business

Dr. Elke Howe
Department Head, Engineering Technology Department
Ummell Technology 153
3950 E. Newman Rd.
Joplin MO 64801-1595
Phone: 417.625.9849