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Department of Engineering Technology

We offer students hands-on experience solving design problems, making graduates career-ready and attractive to prospective employers.

Kickstart Your Career

Our rigorous programs bring real-world experience to the classroom, building the knowledge you need to succeed.

Undergraduate


Graduate

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The DSSA Program has helped me gain knowledge and skills when using hand held tools, 3D Modeling, Sheet Metal Fabrication, and many other skilled areas. These skills will help me attain internships and give me a greater career advantage

Hector Moya, DSSA student

Additional Resources

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Admissions

Take the next step to a career in the technologies–apply today!

Invest in Yourself

Student Resources

From specialty scholarships to internship opportunities, see how we can help you succeed.

Real-World Learning

Research Facilities

Explore the tools that fuel our hands-on discovery and innovation.

News & Announcements

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Purdue University Northwest students earn 2023 fall semester Dean’s List honors

The Purdue University Northwest (PNW) 2023 fall semester Dean’s List recognizes 1,691 undergraduate students for their academic achievements.

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Racing into the future: Meet 2023 PNW graduate Mia Flory

Childhood dreams don’t always stay dreams. Mia Flory, BS ’22, MS ’23, is on her way to achieve hers after gaining her master’s degree in Industrial Engineering Technology from Purdue University Northwest (PNW).

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What are the Benefits of a 4+1 Program?

Build toward your future with an accelerated combined bachelor’s and master’s degree program at Purdue Northwest!

Upcoming Engineering Technology Events

Mar 11

Spring Break

Spring break runs Monday, March 11 through Saturday, March 16. Classes resume Monday, March 18.

Mar 20

Women in STEM

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the College of Technology and the College of Engineering & Sciences will be hosting a Women in STEM event with the goal of providing our students the opportunity to support one another in their career paths in STEM fields.

Mar 22

Scholarships Deadline

Make sure to apply for PNW’s scholarships before the deadline of March 22, 2024, for the 2024-25 academic year.

Mar 25

Fall 2024 Priority Registration Begins

Priority Registration for Fall 2024 begins March 25. Register promptly for the best selection of course days and times.

Accreditation

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All of the Engineering Technology undergraduate programs are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET