Engineering Technology students find career opportunities in support of engineers or performing engineering technology services.
The Engineering Technologies Division of Catawba Valley Community College offers six programs of study. These programs combine hands-on laboratory training and analytical classroom work based on the mathematical and physical sciences. All prepare students for immediate employment as important, well-paid members of our society, working in the technical area for which they prepared while at CVCC.
The Associate in Applied Science in engineering technology students find a wide range of career opportunities open to them in support of engineers or performing engineering technology services. The recent and current rapid developments in technology have created a strong and continuing demand for engineering technicians in every field of engineering and industry. Technicians deal with the application of scientific and engineering technical knowledge and methods combined with technical skills in the support of technology activities. Associate of Applied in Engineering Technology programs are two years in length for full-time students.
Please visit the appropriate program page for curriculum description, semester course sequence, and course descriptions.