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Mechanical Engineering Technology

Where STEM meets business

Use new technologies to solve complex problems.

Design, test and deploy new products and processes. Implement solutions with immediate industrial impact.

Why major in mechanical engineering technology at Missouri State University?

  • Benefit from a low student-to-staff ratio. Your instructors and advisor will not only be available to you outside of class, but they will know you by name and want to help you succeed.
  • Conduct cutting-edge research, tests and projects using our advanced equipment and facilities.
  • Develop strong ties with local companies can help you land internships and jobs.
  • Graduate career-ready in a growing field with plenty of opportunities for success and advancement.
  • Study with confidence, knowing that our students have some of the highest average starting salaries of any major on campus — more than $55,000 annually.
  • Join one of the only MET programs in the country that is part of a business college. Our AAACSB-accredited program offers management insights that prepare you for leadership positions. The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) is the most prestigious accrediting agency in the world for business college, making Missouri State’s College of Business top 10%, as its programs are accredited at all available levels.
  • Gain opportunities to set yourself apart with internships, professional affiliations, student competitions and practical know-how that employers love.
  • Use our exceptional laboratory facilities to gain hands-on learning opportunities that develop your technical skills.

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