Department of Applied Engineering Technology
The 21st century and its global enterprise are here with advances in science, engineering and technology. The knowledge explosion in science, technology, engineering & mathematics (STEM) over the past decades is unquestionably overwhelming.
Professionals in STEM areas need to quickly adapt. Life-long learning has become critical, as technological breakthroughs turn obsolete within only a few years of their inception. If you are technically inclined and are interested in the wide spectrum of options that the engineering profession technology provides, we cordially invite you to read further and browse our web pages for more information.
Who We Are
The Department of Applied Engineering Technology offers comprehensive undergraduate and graduate degree programs leading to the BS Degree in Applied Engineering Technology, BS Degree in Motorsports Technology, and MS Degree in Technology Management.
The degree programs are accredited by the Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE). Our graduates are working for the following companies: John Deere, Lockheed Martin, Cummins, Caterpillar, Rockwell Collins, Cargill, Eaton Corp., Lowe’s, Mannington, Xerox, 3M, Milliken, British Aerospace Electronics (BAE) Systems, Pratt & Whitney, PepsiCo, and many others.
An internationally recognized astrophysicist, television personality and space sciences education manager for NASA’s Science Mission Directorate is the keynote speaker for the Spring 2017 Title III Graduate Symposium set for Thursday, April 6, at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is expanding its capacity to meet that demand by launching a new Master of Business Administration (MBA) Online degree program through the College of Business and Economics (COBE).
Lucius Epps, whose family history of farming in Robeson County goes back at least two generations, is the 2017 North Carolina Small Farmer of the Year.