Applied Engineering & Technology
The Department of Applied Engineering and Technology (AET) at Morehead State University offers both graduate and undergraduate degree programs designed to prepare you for a successful 21st Century career. All AET programs are engineering and technology-based with the majority of courses offering hands-on learning experiences in robotics, sustainable energy and technology, industrial technology and more in the department’s modern labs.
Much more prepared
At MSU, you will study with experienced
faculty members who are committed to helping you succeed. Our faculty
members are experts in their fields and stay current
by conducting scholarly research and continually engaging in
professional development opportunities. MSU’s small class sizes mean
you’re more than just a number; you’ll receive personal, one-on-one
attention from your professors. The department also offers opportunities
to participate in research projects, internships and other experiential
learning that will give you the knowledge and practical skills to
pursue a career after graduation.
Our graduates are well prepared for a
variety of careers in industry, business, education and government. MSU
alumni surveys show our graduates have high job placement rates in
local, regional and national industries and businesses. A survey of
recent AET graduates shows:
- 80% have full-time employment
- More than 70% were offered their current position shortly after graduation.
- 40% were given a promotion within five years of graduation.
- Nearly 100% of those surveyed credit the AET department with their professional competency.
- The average salary for graduates of AET is $55,000 within 5 years of graduation.
The department strives for program excellence through
continuously improving curricula and laboratories to ensure students learn the knowledge and skills they will need to be successful. AET's
Engineering Technology programs/options are
accredited by the Association of Technology, Management, and Applied
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