Nov 30, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Mechanical Engineering Technology, B.S.

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Contact Information

Phone: (470) 578-7274

Program Description

Graduates are capable of applying engineering principles to today’s industrial problems. In the four-year Bachelor’s degree programs, emphasis is placed on necessary theoretical concepts as well as practical laboratory experience in manufacturing processes and techniques, instrumentation and controls, and equipment and machinery design, and performance testing and evaluation. Particular emphasis is placed on studies meeting the needs of those industries which are prevalent in the Southeast.

Admissions Requirements

This program does not have specific admission requirements and only admission to Kennesaw State University is required. For more information, please visit the Admissions  section of the Catalog.

Graduation Requirements

Each student is expected to meet the Academic Policies Graduation Policies and Procedures  outlined in the Academic Policies section of the Catalog.


The Bachelor of Science with a major in Mechanical Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Program of Study

General Education Core Curriculum (Areas A-E) (42 Credit Hours)

General Education Core Curriculum   

General Education Core Curriculum Requirements Specific to This Major

Science Majors must take MATH 1113 or higher in Area A2 and MATH 1190 or higher in Area D1.


Area D2: (PHYS 2211  and PHYS 2211L ) and (PHYS 2212  and PHYS 2212L )

PHYS 1111 /PHYS 1111L  and PHYS 1112 /PHYS 1112L  may be substituted for PHYS 2211 /PHYS 2211L  and PHYS 2212 /PHYS 2212L .

Choose One of the Concentrations Below (12 Credit Hours)

General Concentration

Upper Level Electives (9 Credit Hours)

Select any nine credit hours from the following: 

  • MET 3XXX
  • MET 4XXX
  • IET 4135  
  • EDG 3XXX
  • EDG 4XXX (Maximum of 2 EDG courses allowed for General Concentration)

Note: Students taking the General Concentration are not allowed to select minors in Engineering Design Graphics, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, or Energy/HVAC. 

Energy-HVAC Concentration

Engineering Graphics Design Concentration

Manufacturing Concentration

Program Total (128 Credit Hours)

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