Engineering technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.

ABET EAC 2015Our undergraduate engineering technology programs: electronic and computer engineering technology, global manufacturing systems engineering technology, industrial engineering technology, and mechanical engineering technology, are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Mission & Vision


The Mission of the Engineering Technology programs is to educate the next generation of technology leaders and innovators within the manufacturing, product and system design, and service industries by utilizing experiential learning and a broad multidisciplinary curriculum rooted in the Marianist values of lifelong learning, leadership and service.

Engineering Technology VISION

The Vision of the Engineering Technology programs is to be recognized leaders in developing innovative engineering curriculum and applied research focused on advanced manufacturing, product and system design, and the service industries.

Programs in Engineering Technology Educational Objectives

The University of Dayton Engineering Technology programs prepare technical professionals who . . .

  1. Are experienced and competent in applying engineering knowledge and problem-solving skills to the needs of industry.
  2. Are effective communicators for varied audiences.
  3. Demonstrate a commitment to ethical and professional standards of conduct.
  4. Are engaged in continuing professional development and increasing professional responsibility within their field.
  5. Exhibit leadership qualities as appropriate for the practice of their profession.
  6. Are prepared to work within and lead diverse technical teams with a sensitivity towards other cultures and a respect for the individual.
  7. Are involved in service activities that benefit their profession and their community.

Programs in Engineering Technology Outcomes

The University of Dayton programs in Engineering Technology prepare graduates who have . . .

  1. An ability to select and apply the knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of the discipline to broadly-defined engineering technology activities.
  2. An ability to select and apply a knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering and technology to engineering technology problems that require the application of principles and applied procedures or methodologies.
  3. An ability to conduct standard tests and measurements; to conduct, analyze and interpret experiments; and to apply experimental results to improve processes.
  4. An ability to design systems, components or processes for broadly-defined engineering technology problems appropriate to program educational objectives.
  5. An ability to function effectively as a member or leader on a technical team.
  6. An ability to identify, analyze and solve broadly-defined engineering technology problems.
  7. An ability to apply written, oral and graphical communication in both technical and non-technical environments, and an ability to identify and use appropriate technical literature.
  8. An understanding of the need for, and an ability to engage in, self-directed continuing professional development.
  9. An understanding and a commitment to address professional and ethical responsibilities including a respect for diversity.
  10. A knowledge of the impact of engineering technology solutions in a societal and global context.
  11. A commitment to quality, timeliness and continuous improvement.

Undergraduate enrollment & graduation by the numbers

Enrollment AY Fall 2014 Graduation 2014-15 Enrollment AY Fall 2015
Chemical 387 54 387
Civil 240 36 240
Computer 109 16 109
Electrical 201 28 232
Mechanical 852 141 914
Discover Engineering 111 113
Electronic & Computer Engineering Technology 67 20 60
Global Manufacturing Systems Engineering Technology 26 14 12
Industrial Engineering Technology 54 7 59
Mechanical Engineering Technology 153 26 155
Discover Engineering Technology 33 42
Total 2233 342 2323


Department of Engineering Management, Systems, & Technology

Kettering Laboratories 465 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0249