Applied Engineering, Safety & Technology
Open House: Come visit us!
The Department of Applied Engineering, Safety and Technology has the program for you. Please join us on Saturday, February 28, 2015 to learn more about the exciting degree programs and opportunities available to you. We have two-year and four-year degrees in Applied Engineering & Technology Management and Occupational Safety & Environmental Health. We also offer teacher preparation for Technology & Engineering Education.
We have a lot for you to see. There will be demonstrations showing CADD and virtual prototyping, graphic communications, CNC, laser engraving, robotics, and safety. You'll see real live students in action in our metal technology and production technology laboratories.
Please come out and see us on Saturday, February 28, 2015 from 10:30am-noon. You can download a copy of the invitation by using this link. We expect space to fill up fast, so to ensure that we have room for you, please take a moment and register for the event on our Admissions Web site.
New Master's Degee. New Cohort Forming for FALL 2015
The Department of Applied Engineering, Safety & Technology announces its new graduate degree: Master of Education in Technology & Innovation. The new Master's degree program provides you with the opportunity to customize a graduate program of study to fit your life situations and professional development needs. There are now three options fo you to complete the Master of Education in Technology & Innovation: Technology & Innovation Thesis, Technology & Innovation R&D Technical Report, or Technology & Innovation Coursework.
The program and its three options are explained on the graduate degree page of the AEST Web site. Dr. Scott Warner, our graduate program coordinator, will be happy to answer an email or speak with you on the phone at 717-872-7234.
The Fall 2015 cohort is forming now!
Twenty-five students and three advisors of the Technology & Engineering Education Collegiate Association (TEECA@MU) attended the TEECA Eastern Regional Conference in Virginia Beach November 9-11, 2014. TEECA@MU paricipated in nine skill competitions and placed in seven of them.
First Place: Communications Contest - Tom Bacho, Julia Young, Erica Roth, Amber Updike
Here's their winning video:
First Place: Mechatronics - Shane Walters, Will Brenzel, Derek Hakes
Second Place Teams:
Problem-Solving: Matt Dietrich, Joshua Grannetino, Tom Anello
Manufacturing: Matt Dietrich, Damon Barreca, Nicole Whittaker, Ryan Haugh, Tom Anello, Bob Schumacher
Teaching Lesson: Lauren Atkins, David Levy
Third Place Teams:
K-5 STEM: Cortney Hauer, Grace Painter, Darcie Jones, Marie Leatherman
Technology Challenge: Ryan Haugh, Lauren Atkins, Joshua Grannetino, Cortney Hauer
Epsilon Pi Tau Inducts 22 New Members
The Beta Phi chapter of Epsilon Pi Tau inducted twenty-two new members on Friday, October 24, 2014. The auspicious occasion was attended by well over 100 people including three department faculty members Dr. Len Litowitz, Dr. Ken Delucca, and Dr. Tom Bell. Eighteen undergraduate students were inducted as well as four recently hired faculty members.
Membership in Epsilon Pi Tau Honorary is highly selective. Students must meet rigorous academic standards, display leadership achievements or potential, and be recommended by current Epsilon Pi Tau members. Please view the full list of this semester's honorees in the right-hand column of this page.
AEST Homepage Archive Added
A new feature has been added to the Applied Engineering, Safety and Technology Web site starting this semester. Homepage stories will be archived on a Story Archive page. Up until Fall 2014, homepage stories would be replaced and lost to the ages. A "Quick Link" has been added to the navigation bar so you can come back and look up past events. If you would like to view ou archive now, please use this link.
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2014 EPT Inductees
We want to make sure you have all of the information that you'll need to make a good decision about the programs offered in our department. Please select the link above to visit our Information Request page. We'll work hard to answer your questions!
AEST Graduates are...
With an AEST degree, you could have an exciting career as a...
- STEM Educator
- Control System Specialist
- Industrial Trainer
- Product Designer
- CADD Draftsman/Estimator
- Senior Quality Analyst
- Product Design Engineer
- CNC Programmer
- Validation Specialist
- Graphic Layout Designer
- Account Representative
- Industrial Control Designer
- Technology & Engineering Teacher
- Graphic Services Coordinator
- Safety Inspector
- Fire Safety Coordinator
- Corporate Safety Officer
- Innovations Manager
- Process Flow Engineer
- Design Engineer
- Manufacturing Engineer
- Industrial Hygienist
...and much, much more!