Mechanical Engineering Technology, BS | Kent State University

Mechanical Engineering Technology, BS

The Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology teaches design, operation, installation, maintenance and analysis of machinery. The program prepares students to become highly technical professionals in current and emerging fields using mechanical and computer-aided engineering. Students learn to develop innovative solutions to problems encountered in manufacturing.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  1. Use the techniques, skill and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
  2. Apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering.
  3. Design a system, component or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints, such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability and sustainability.

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KSU Robotics Teams Awarded in Recent Competitions

Two of Kent State University's robotics teams were awarded in recent competitions.

2018 NASA Robotic Mining Competition

The 2018 NASA Robotic Mining Competition results include Kent State University's Robotics Club taking home an On-Site Mining Award. Results are from the May 18, 2018 competition.

First place

The University of Alabama

Second place

North Dakota State University in collaboration with James Madison University

Third place

Kent State University

Xtreme STEM Collegiate Clash

In the Collegiate Clash Fall regional tournament in Dayton, Ohio, Kent State University's Xtreme Bots team received first place for documentation.

In the Spring regional tournament in Dayton, Ohio, Xtreme Bots won second place.

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photo Robotics Team awarded at 2018 NASA Robotic Mining Competition