Engineering Technology Disciplines
technologists specialize in certain areas, learning skills and working
in the same disciplines as engineers. Occupational titles,
therefore, tend to reflect those of engineers.
accredits a variety of
engineering technology fields including:
and electronic engineering technicians make up 33 percent of all
- Employment of
engineering technicians is influenced by economic conditions
similar to those which affect engineers; as a result, job
outlook varies by specialty.
will be best for individuals with an associate degree or other
postsecondary training in engineering technology.
Society for Engineering Education, 2007
Note: Some resources in this section are provided by the US Department
of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.