Mechanical Engineering Technology

Purdue Polytechnic Institute

A degree in mechanical engineering technology will prepare you for a broad range of positions throughout technology enterprises. You will learn how to manage people, processes, machines, and production resources. You'll combine classroom learning with hands-on laboratory experience to understand how to solve mechanical problems and gain insights into the manufacturing production and design processes.

Graduates of this program are prepared for careers in emerging fields such as energy, material, technology development, product improvement, industrial processes, and operations.

Students in this program can apply to participate in five-year combined bachelor's/master's degree program in mechanical engineering technology.

The MET bachelor's degree is also offered by Purdue College of Technology statewide locations in Columbus, New Albany, and South Bend; associate degrees are offered in Kokomo and Richmond.

Mechanical Engineering Technology Website

Plan of Study


Transfer GPA and Course Requirements

Purdue admits to individual majors. Many majors require that applicants have completed specific coursework, and all have a suggested minimum GPA. The criteria for this major are listed below. Students who meet or exceed these criteria are the most competitive candidates for admission. Before applying, review the closed programs page to confirm your desired major is open to transfer students.

Minimum GPA: 3.0


Contact Information

Kay Solomon, advisor
Phone: 765-494-7525


Engineering team members

Related Career Interests

Engineering and Technologies

Manufacturing and Processing

Mechanical and Electrical Specialties

Mechanics and Construction